Aerospace Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia is $87,413 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Systems Engineering, Project Management, Engineering Design, Project, and Microsoft Office.

$67,670 - $142,034
$68K
$87K
$140K
MEDIAN: $87,413
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$67,670 - $142,034  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,913  
Profit Sharing
$10,250  
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$67,302 - $145,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲64%

Experienced
▲37%

▲8%

National Average
$89,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲46%

Project Management
▲39%

Engineering Design
▲21%

Project
▲20%

Microsoft Office
▲16%

Avionics
▲15%

Microsoft Excel
▲13%


National Average
$89,000

Controls
▼1%

▼6%

C++ Programming Language
▼6%

C++
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None:
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