Average Aerospace Engineer Salary in Palo Alto, California

$99,215
Avg. Salary
$1,536
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer in Palo Alto, California is $99,215.
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$73k
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$99k
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$159k
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MEDIAN $99,215
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Salary
$73k - $159k
Bonus
$1k - $5k
Total Pay
$73k - $163k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer

Skills in Matlab, Technical Analysis, Systems Engineering and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (19.5% less), San Diego, California (16.8% less) and Houston, Texas (15.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 9 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%

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