Average Aerospace Engineer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$85,644
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,500
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $85,644.
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$62k
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$86k
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$172k
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MEDIAN $85,644
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Salary
$62k - $172k
Bonus
$1 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$61k - $169k

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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, Technical Analysis and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD 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 $73,913 based on 16 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,512 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,432 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (3.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (6.8% less), San Diego, California (3.6% less) and Houston, Texas (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 59 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.1%
Early Career
42.4%
Mid Career
18.6%
Experienced
11.9%

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