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

$94,319
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$3,500
Bonus
$20,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Aerospace Engineer with Systems Engineering skills in Los Angeles, California is $94,319.
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$76k
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$94k
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$121k
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Salary
$76k - $121k
Bonus
$118 - $13k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$74k - $146k

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

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 $73,889 based on 6 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,043 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $131,730 based on 12 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 El Segundo, California earn an average of 8.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cincinnati, Ohio (7.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (6.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (9.4% less), Huntsville, Alabama (6.0% less) and Houston, Texas (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 50 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.0%
Early Career
50.0%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
14.0%

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