Aerospace Engineer Salaries

1,125 SalariesUpdated Jan 5, 2021

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$79,714 / yr
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How much does a Aerospace Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Aerospace Engineer is $79,714 in United States. Filter by location to see Aerospace Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,125 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Aerospace Engineer employees.

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Aerospace Engineer

NASA

$97,941/yr

Range: $47K - $182K

79 salaries

$97,941/yr
$47K$182K

Aerospace Engineer

Boeing

$95,987/yr

Range: $37K - $158K

74 salaries

$95,987/yr
$37K$158K

Aerospace Engineer

US Air Force

$83,702/yr

Range: $30K - $135K

49 salaries

$83,702/yr
$30K$135K

Aerospace Engineer

US Navy

$92,696/yr

Range: $60K - $126K

43 salaries

$92,696/yr
$60K$126K

Aerospace Engineer

Northrop Grumman

$96,663/yr

Range: $79K - $146K

35 salaries

$96,663/yr
$79K$146K

Aerospace Engineer

Naval Air Systems Command

$79,599/yr

Range: $66K - $105K

29 salaries

$79,599/yr
$66K$105K

Aerospace Engineer

Federal Government

$99,196/yr

Range: $94K - $113K

24 salaries

$99,196/yr
$94K$113K

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Aerospace Engineer

FAA

$100,102/yr

Range: $76K - $122K

21 salaries

$100,102/yr
$76K$122K

Aerospace Engineer

United Launch Alliance

$83,642/yr

Range: $63K - $1,028K

21 salaries

$83,642/yr
$63K$1,028K

Aerospace Engineer

Blue Origin

$101,707/yr

Range: $81K - $204K

20 salaries

$101,707/yr
$81K$204K

Aerospace Engineer

NAWC

$77,419/yr

Range: $59K - $123K

20 salaries

$77,419/yr
$59K$123K

Aerospace Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$94,257/yr

Range: $69K - $172K

18 salaries

$94,257/yr
$69K$172K

Aerospace Engineer

US Department of Defense

$79,686/yr

Range: $59K - $111K

13 salaries

$79,686/yr
$59K$111K

Aerospace Engineer

US Army

$100,960/yr

Range: $67K - $141K

11 salaries

$100,960/yr
$67K$141K

Aerospace Engineer

Jacobs

$81,717/yr

Range: $71K - $134K

11 salaries

$81,717/yr
$71K$134K

Aerospace Engineer

SpaceX

$92,873/yr

Range: $70K - $145K

11 salaries

$92,873/yr
$70K$145K

Aerospace Engineer

Booz Allen Hamilton

$97,423/yr

Range: $86K - $105K

10 salaries

$97,423/yr
$86K$105K

Aerospace Engineer

L3 Technologies

$82,281/yr

Range: $75K - $95K

10 salaries

$82,281/yr
$75K$95K

Aerospace Engineer

Pratt & Whitney

$81,870/yr

Range: $46K - $149K

9 salaries

$81,870/yr
$46K$149K

Aerospace Engineer - Hourly Intern

NASA

$16/hr

Range: $12 - $30

8 salaries

$16/hr
$12$30
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent aerospace engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$45,000
per year
An Aerospace Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$89,000
per year
An Aerospace Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $89,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$100,000
per year
An Aerospace Engineer in the Bakersfield, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bakersfield, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Contract
$125,000
per year
An Aerospace Analyst in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$121,336
per year
An Aerospace Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $121,336 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$63,000
per year
An Aerospace Engineer in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $63,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$89,615
per year
An Aerospace Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $89,615 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government