Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aerospace and Defense Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aerospace and Defense? There are 148 jobs in Aerospace and Defense category. Average salaries can vary and range from $41,641 to $187,396. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from August 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleA & P Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$55,200  
70.47%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic
Job TitleA & P Senior Mechanic Experience2 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,600  
81.20%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic, Senior
Job TitleAeronautical Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,990  
94.46%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and aerospace products as well as associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analy More

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Aerospace Engineer I
Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleAerospace Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,973  
94.44%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and aerospace products as well as associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analy More

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Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Entry Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,000  
94.47%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and aerospace products as well as associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analy More

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Aerospace Engineer I
Aviation Engineer I
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Job TitleAircraft and Power Plant Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$55,130  
70.38%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic
A & P Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft and Power Plant Mechanic, Senior Experience2 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,510  
81.08%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic, Sr.
A & P Senior Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft Assembly Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,600  
67.15%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assembles major structures and subassemblies such as bulkheads, fuselage panels, rudders, flaps, and stabilizers. Also responsible for filing, burring, crimping, framing, drilling, and reaming. May be More

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Structural Assembler
Aircraft Structures Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft Structures Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,560  
67.10%
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Assembles major structures and subassemblies such as bulkheads, fuselage panels, rudders, flaps, and stabilizers. Also responsible for filing, burring, crimping, framing, drilling, and reaming. May be More

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Structural Assembler
Aircraft Assembly Mechanic
Job TitleAirframe and Engine Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$55,127  
70.38%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic
A & P Mechanic

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