$85,142
Avg. Salary
$40.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,750

Bonus

$2,100

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for an Aerospace Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $40.00 per hour.

The average pay for an Aerospace Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $85,142 per year.

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MEDIAN $85,142
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$0$129K
Salary $65,501 - $124,441
Bonus $497 - $14,795
Profit Sharing $2,100
Total Pay (?
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$66,442 - $129,064
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

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.

Aerospace Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$150K

The Boeing Company
187 profiles
$87,612

$89,912

$99,593

$74,335

$69,375

Spacex
45 profiles
$94,520

$83,002

$80,441

$77,459

$78,696

About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

Aerospace Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Aerospace Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Aerospace Engineer Salaries

National Average
$88,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 3%