$101,593
Avg. Salary
$40.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,861

Bonus

$2,350

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for an Aerospace Engineer in El Segundo, California is $40.00 per hour.

The average pay for an Aerospace Engineer in El Segundo, California is $101,593 per year.

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Salary $76,886 - $151,841
Bonus $986 - $10,256
Profit Sharing $2,350
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$76,537 - $153,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

Job Description for Aerospace Engineer

Aerospace engineers design aircraft, spacecraft, missiles, and satellites. They receive proposals for projects and evaluate them for a variety of factors. Aerospace engineers can develop new technologies in these fields, designing new types of aerospace products. They must determine if the proposed project will be technically possible, financially possible, and safe. They will determine if the product meets the needs of the customer, can surpass environmental challenges, and can meet engineering principles. Once they have approved a project, they are in charge of coordinating the design and manufacturing of the product. They will also direct the final testing of the product and ensure that the project meets the proper quality standards. If there is a malfunction or damage in a product, they must identify the problem and any possible solutions.

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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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About El Segundo, California

Los Angeles County, California
16,839
Male:
8,743 (51.9%)
Female:
8,096 (48.1%)
El Segundo is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. El Segundo, from Spanish, means The Second in English. Located on the Santa Monica Bay, it was incorporated on January 18, 1917, and part of the South Bay Cities Council of Governments. The population was 16,654 at the 2010 census, up from 16,033 at the 2000 census. The El Segundo and Los Angeles coastal area was first settled by the Tongva (or Gabrieleños) and Chumash Native American tribes hundreds of years ago. The area was once a part of Rancho Sausal Redondo ("Round Willow Patch Ranch"). Rancho Sausal Redondo extended from Playa Del Rey in the North to Redondo Beach in the South. Originally a Mexican land grant owned by Antonio Ygnacio Avila, the rancho was later purchased by a Scottish baronet named Sir Robert Burnett. After his return to Scotland, the property was purchased by then current manager...
El Segundo:
$84,004
California:
$61,489
$1,555
El Segundo:
$762,000
California:
$371,400
4.5%

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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 $87,000 based on 16 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 $97,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 17 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 $143,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲40%

▲18%

National Average
$102,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Aerospace Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
▲15%

Engineering Design
▲10%

National Average
$102,000

Project Management
▼2%

Technical Analysis
▼9%

Matlab
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 4%