Average Salary for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Employees

The median salary at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) is $70K annually. Though geography and what you do at the company are influential salary factors for those at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Median Salary by Job


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  • Updated: 08 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
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Find out more about pay at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) for between five and 10 years earn $80K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $66K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $100K per year) can be spotted in Lexington Park, Md.; Camarillo, Calif. (around $89K), Ridgecrest, Calif. ($79K), and San Diego, Calif. ($63K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $57K) is Havelock, N.C. By state, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) pays its District of Columbia employees the most; the pay rate there is approximately $88K annually.


Bringing in the most money are Electronics Technicians — their earnings average $76K per year. Electrical Engineers are a close second at $75K along with Chemical Engineers (around $70K) and Financial Management Analysts ($67K). Materials Engineers make an average around $61K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $100K annually. On average, salaries rise to $83K per year for accredited Engineer in Trainings. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) compensates Master of Engineering (MEng / ME)-holders the most at about $95K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $80K per year. Engineering Design is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; slightly less than a third of Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)'s people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and C++ Programming Language.


Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Just a quarter of workers receive paid time off. A majority of workers save for retirement through Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)'s 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of respondents, and for a fair number of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) are life insurance, a casual working environment, gym membership, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)


16 %
84 %
$35,235 - $93,141
$54,193 - $88,009

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$40,851 - $87,080
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$61,584 - $82,874
$71,434 - $88,009

Popular Locations for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)

  1. Patuxent River, Maryland
  2. Ridgecrest, California
  3. San Diego, California
  4. Havelock, North Carolina

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