The average salary for an Entry-Level Aerospace Engineer is C$60,358 per year.

C$43,225 - C$77,687
C$43K
C$61K
C$78K
MEDIAN: C$60,817
10%
50%
90%
C$17.38 - C$34.88
C$17
C$27
C$35
MEDIAN: C$27.14
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$77K
Salary C$43,225 - C$77,687
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,179
Profit Sharing C$983
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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C$42,379 - C$77,934
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 153
Hourly Data C$0C$59
Hourly Rate C$17.38 - C$34.88
Overtime C$31.18 - C$59.63
Annual Data C$0C$77K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,179
Profit Sharing C$983
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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C$42,379 - C$77,934
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

Job Description for Aerospace Engineer

Aerospace engineers design aircraft, spacecraft, missiles, and satellites. They receive proposals for projects and evaluate them for a variety of factors. Aerospace engineers can develop new technologies in these fields, designing new types of aerospace products. They must determine if the proposed project will be technically possible, financially possible, and safe. They will determine if the product meets the needs of the customer, can surpass environmental challenges, and can meet engineering principles. Once they have approved a project, they are in charge of coordinating the design and manufacturing of the product. They will also direct the final testing of the product and ensure that the project meets the proper quality standards. If there is a malfunction or damage in a product, they must identify the problem and any possible solutions.

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Aerospace Engineer Tasks

  • Perform a variety of engineering work in designing, constructing, and testing aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft.
  • May recommend improvements in testing equipment and techniques.
  • May conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design and manufacture.

Aerospace Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$61,028

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Aerospace Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Aerospace Engineer in Montréal:
"Learn Some Software Engineering Skills Too."
Get practical experience dealing with physical hardware testing as early as possible. Don't forget to learn basic programming skills (C and C++) as opposed to automatic ones like Simulink. Keep current with industrial trends and developments by reading good magazines like Flight. Aviation and space. And online sources like Spaceflight Now.

Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
26%

Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries




▲4%


National Average
C$61,000

C++
▼1%

▼3%

▼4%




▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 9%