A Late-Career Aerospace Engineer earns an average salary of $129,828 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++, Project, and Systems Engineering.

$95,944 - $168,164
(Median)
$96K
$130K
$170K
MEDIAN: $129,827
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$30.00 - $123.84
(Median)
$30
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MEDIAN: $67.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Salary
$95,944 - $168,164  
   
Bonus
$894 - $20,134  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $48,936  
Commission
$410,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$95,341 - $191,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 263
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$30.00 - $123.84  
   
Overtime
$50.11 - $97.87  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$894 - $20,134  
   
Commission
$410,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $48,936  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$95,341 - $191,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries

C++
up arrow 14%

Project
up arrow 13%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 10%

Matlab
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 6%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

CATIA
up arrow 1%

Aeros
up arrow 1%

National Average
$134,000

ANSYS
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 18%

SolidWorks
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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