Average Salary for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Employees

Employees at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) make $78K per year on average. Your experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) workers, followed by your job title and geography. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) for between five and 10 years earn $89K annually on average. The largest fraction of Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) people (29 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $67K per year on average.


IT Principal Data Scientists rake in the most money, with average earnings of $114K annually; Physicists come in second with average earnings amounting to $82K, while Electronics Engineers and Flight Test Engineers rank near the top as well (around $81K and about $81K, respectively). With salaries averaging $67K, Mechanical Engineers are among the lowest paid at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR).


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($96K per year) can be spotted in Orlando, Fla.; San Diego, Calif. (approximately $82K), Lexington Park, Md. (about $82K), and Washington, DC ($81K) are the next top-paying cities. Jacksonville, Fla. ranks low on the pay scale — at around $57K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in District of Columbia, where the average Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) employee makes about $81K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Six Sigma Green Belts, who make around $95K per year. On average, salaries rise to $76K annually for accredited CompTIA Security+ Experts. The best paid folks at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), earning $113K per year.


When it comes to skills, Systems Engineering seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $87K annually. Engineering Design is regularly seen around here; roughly one in three of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Office, Project Management, and Microsoft Word.


Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)'s employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

Merely 37 percent at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) earn paid vacation and paid sick time. A strong majority of respondents save for retirement through Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)'s 401(k) plan. At Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), a solid majority of employees have health insurance, and a fair number of employees have dental coverage. Perks also include flexible hours, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

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