Average Aerospace Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$93,300
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,000
Bonus
$3,750
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Seattle, Washington is $93,300.
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$72k
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$93k
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$138k
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MEDIAN $93,300
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Salary
$72k - $138k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$491 - $8k
Total Pay
$70k - $138k

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

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 $85,080 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,837 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,190 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $123,392.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 2.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (2.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (18.6% less), San Diego, California (18.6% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (5.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 74 survey responses.
Early Career
35.1%
Mid Career
31.1%
Experienced
13.5%
Late Career
20.3%

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