The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer with Technical Analysis skills at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory is $119,979.
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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…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Aerospace Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Aerospace Engineer are from the companies The Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Corporation and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Reported salaries are highest at National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) where the average pay is $108,713. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Blue Origin and The Boeing Company, earning around $103,251 and $93,446, respectively. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) pays the lowest at around $75,394. Lockheed Martin Corp and General Electric (GE) Aviation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $83,516 and $90,648, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer
C++ Programming Language
Skills in Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, C++ Programming Language and Matlab.
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