£34,199
Avg. Salary
£13.95
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£1,467

Bonus

£1,895

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Aerospace Engineer is £13.95 per hour.

The average pay for an Aerospace Engineer is £34,199 per year.

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£7.69
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MEDIAN £13.95
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£24k
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£54k
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MEDIAN £34,199
£23,989 - £54,275
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MEDIAN: £34,199
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£0£58K
Salary £23,989 - £54,275
Bonus £20.00 - £5,096
Profit Sharing £368 - £9,267
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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£23,589 - £58,794
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 344
Hourly Data £0£37
Hourly Rate £7.69 - £37.25
Overtime £10.72 - £33.28
Annual Data £0£58K
Bonus £20.00 - £5,096
Profit Sharing £368 - £9,267
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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£23,589 - £58,794
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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 Pay By Employer

$0$150K

The Boeing Company
195 profiles
$87,494

$89,850

$99,967

$73,482

$69,375

Spacex
45 profiles
$93,732

$83,744

$80,441

$80,066

$86,983

Aerospace Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Aerospace Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Aerospace Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤29,000 based on 136 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Aerospace Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤38,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤44,000 based on 43 salaries. An Aerospace Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤49,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

10%

6%

3%

National Average: £34,065

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

Aerospace Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Aerospace Engineer?

Aerospace Engineer in London:
"London is expensive, Engineers are under-appreciated and underpaid."
Pros: The vibrant city life and cultural richness of the city. It is very easy to get around.
Cons: Very busy, congested, polluted and expensive.

Aerospace Engineer in Bristol:
"Incredible."
Pros: Being part of the atmosphere. Being part of history in the aerospace technology. Making history with my co-workers.
Cons: Deadlines become stressful but it's always a great adrenaline rush to get everything completed.

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Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲44%

▲29%

▲11%

National Average
₤34,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Controls
▲5%



National Average
₤34,000



▼7%

Microsoft Word
▼10%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼10%

Project
▼10%

Test Engineering
▼10%

Aeros
▼12%

autodesk autocad
▼13%

AutoCAD
▼16%

▼25%

CATIA
▼30%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 53%