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 $41,710 to $187,677. 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 September 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAeronautical Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,090  
94.41%
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$74,096  
94.42%
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$74,100  
94.43%
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 TitleAviation Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,100  
94.43%
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
Entry Level Aerospace Engineer
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleEntry Level Aerospace Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,102  
94.43%
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
Aeronautical Engineer I
Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Job TitleEntry Physicist Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,700  
85.00%
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Researches subjects such as mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Develops laws and theories of physics for their application to specific industries and fie More

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Physicist I
Job TitlePhysicist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,645  
84.93%
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Researches subjects such as mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Develops laws and theories of physics for their application to specific industries and fie More

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Entry Physicist
Job TitleChemist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,984  
75.16%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a bachelor's degree. Ty More

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Entry Chemist
Job TitleChemist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$72,185  
91.99%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a bachelor's degree. Ty More

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Intermediate Chemist
Job TitleEngineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$67,775  
86.37%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists in design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. Performs simple and routine engineering design tasks with standard techniques. Assists more senior engin More

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Technical Engineer I
Entry Engineer

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