Aerospace Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia is $87,413 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Systems Engineering, Project Management, Engineering Design, Project, and Microsoft Office.

$68,438 - $145,781
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$0$147K
Salary $68,438 - $145,781
Bonus $1,011
Profit Sharing $10,250
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$68,878 - $147,953
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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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 $77,000 based on 28 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 $96,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $122,000 based on 11 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 $145,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲51%

Experienced
▲26%

National Average
$96,000

▼1%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲34%

Project Management
▲28%

Engineering Design
▲12%

Project
▲10%

Microsoft Office
▲7%

Avionics
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲4%


National Average
$96,000

Controls
▼9%

▼13%

C++ Programming Language
▼14%

C++
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None:
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