Average Aerospace Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Denver, Colorado

$79,957
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Denver, Colorado is $79,957.
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MEDIAN $79,957
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$62k - $123k
Total Pay
$63k - $130k

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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.

Career Paths

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Aerospace Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Aerospace Systems Engineer
Senior Mechanical Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer

Skills in Matlab, Technical Analysis, Systems Engineering, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Aerospace Engineer

An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,945 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,500 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 19.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (16.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (15.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (5.0% less) and San Diego, California (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Early Career
63.6%
Mid Career
36.4%

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