The average salary for an Aeronautical Engineer is AU$77,141.
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Job Description for Aeronautical Engineer
Most of the time, aeronautical engineers work for the government or defense contractors. Some positions require security clearance because they often work in facilities that require special access. Aerospace engineers design, maintain, and oversee the research and development of different types of aircraft, spacecraft, satellites, and missiles. In addition, they are required to test prototypes to make sure that they function in accordance with their intended plan and original design. Aeronaut…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Aeronautical Engineer
An entry-level Aeronautical Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$70,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Aeronautical Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,530 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Aeronautical Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$78,590 based on 24 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Aeronautical Engineer in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 29.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (9.3% less).
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