An Experienced Aerospace Engineer earns an average salary of C$94,679 per year. A skill in Avionics is associated with high pay for this job.

C$73,768 - C$116,543
MEDIAN: C$90,697
Salary C$73,768 - C$116,543
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,213
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$3,074
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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).
C$74,201 - C$118,142
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 83

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.


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$93,141

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Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer


26 %
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries



National Average


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.


26 %
74 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 10%