Average Aerospace Engineer Salary in United Kingdom

£35,450
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£1,800
Bonus
£1,989
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer in United Kingdom is £35,450.
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£25k
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£35k
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£54k
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What Do Aerospace Engineers Do?

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Aerospace Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Aerospace Engineer are from the companies Airbus, General Electric (GE) Aviation and BAE Systems Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at General Electric (GE) Aviation where the average pay is £41,252. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Airbus, earning around £38,914. Rolls-Royce North America, Inc. pays the lowest at around £34,608. BAE Systems Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying £38,442.

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What Are Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineers?

Skills in Engineering Design, Technical Analysis, Matlab, Systems Engineering and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineers?

An entry-level Aerospace Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £27,588 based on 36 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,053 based on 158 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £38,804 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £43,249 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £46,638.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Bristol, Bristol earn an average of 18.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Derby, England: Derbyshire (14.7% more) and Birmingham, England: Birmingham (12.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (4.6% less) and Bristol, England: Bristol (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 391 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.2%
Early Career
40.4%
Mid Career
26.9%
Experienced
12.8%
Late Career
10.7%

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