Average Aerospace Engineer with Systems Engineering Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$90,141
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,072
Bonus
$7,000
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer with Systems Engineering skills in Los Angeles, California is $90,141.
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MEDIAN $90,141
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Salary
$66k - $172k
Bonus
$2k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$64k - $179k

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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 Engineering Design and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Technical Analysis and Matlab.

Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineer

An entry-level Aerospace Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,246 based on 13 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,969 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,681 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $175,000.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in El Segundo, California (16.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (14.5% less), San Diego, California (3.1% less) and Denver, Colorado (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 75 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.3%
Early Career
30.7%
Mid Career
24.0%
Experienced
20.0%
Late Career
8.0%

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