Average Aerospace Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$83,211
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,250
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in Los Angeles, California is $83,211.
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$61k
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$83k
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$114k
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MEDIAN $83,211
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Salary
$61k - $114k
Bonus
$393 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$65k - $120k

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Job Description for Aerospace Engineer

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.

Career Paths

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Aerospace Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Aerospace Systems Engineer
Senior Mechanical Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineer

An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $87,883 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,480 based on 4 salaries.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 18.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tucson, Arizona (8.1% more) and Houston, Texas (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (16.4% less), Dayton, Ohio (8.1% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 17 survey responses.
Early Career
76.5%
Mid Career
23.5%

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