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. The pay ranges vary from $104,008 to $186,797. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from June 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleChemist V Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$124,227  
66.50%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 graduate degree in ar More

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Expert Chemist
Job TitleChief Flight Inspector Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$118,124  
63.24%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts to ensure safe flying and conformance to specifications and government regulations and procedures. Oversees part installation and inspects adj More

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Flight Inspection Lead
Head Flight Inspector
Top Flight Inspector
Job TitleChief Helicopter Pilot Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$153,818  
82.35%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Partners with general aviation management to establish and implement operating policies and procedures for helicopter pilots. Ensures flights are operated in compliance with all applicable FAA regulat More

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Head Helicopter Pilot
Job TitleEngineer - Expert/Consultant Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,200  
71.84%
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Provides expert consultation in one or more areas for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced resea More

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Engineer V
Technical Engineer V
Job TitleEngineer - Specialist/Project Lead Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,700  
60.33%
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Provides expert judgment and analysis for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research. Recomme More

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Engineer IV
Technical Engineer IV
Job TitleEngineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,639  
60.30%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides expert judgment and analysis for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research. Recomme More

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Technical Engineer IV
Engineer - Specialist/Project Lead
Job TitleEngineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,177  
71.83%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides expert consultation in one or more areas for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced resea More

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Engineer - Expert/Consultant
Technical Engineer V
Job TitleExpert Chemist Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$124,300  
66.54%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 graduate degree in ar More

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Chemist V
Job TitleFlight Crew Training Coordinator Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,900  
72.22%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Researches and develops flight training programs for an organization. Develops methods and materials for training, including classroom, computer, and simulator sessions. May coordinate training with e More

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Flight Training Coordinator
Job TitleFlight Inspection Lead Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$118,200  
63.28%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts to ensure safe flying and conformance to specifications and government regulations and procedures. Oversees part installation and inspects adj More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Chief Flight Inspector
Head Flight Inspector
Top Flight Inspector

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