Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aerospace and Defense Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aerospace and Defense? There are 145 jobs in Aerospace and Defense category. The pay ranges vary from $41,252 to $185,683. 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 February 28, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleA & P Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,700  
29.46%
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 Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,000  
33.93%
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 TitleAerospace Engineer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,191  
39.42%
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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Aerospace Engineer, Entry
Aviation Engineer I
Job TitleAerospace Engineer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,732  
56.40%
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Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Experienced
Aviation Engineer II
Job TitleAerospace Engineer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$111,295  
59.94%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Senior
Aviation Engineer III
Job TitleAerospace Engineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,013  
60.32%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Specialist
Aviation Engineer IV
Job TitleAerospace Engineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$133,924  
72.12%
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Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master
Aviation Engineer V
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Entry Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$73,200  
39.42%
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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Aerospace Engineer I
Aviation Engineer I
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Experienced Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$104,800  
56.44%
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Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer II
Aviation Engineer II
Job TitleAerospace Engineer, Lead/Master Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,000  
72.17%
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Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on More

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Aerospace Engineer V
Aviation Engineer V

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