Average Aerospace Engineer Salary at Spacex

$91,800
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$13,000
Bonus
$26,500
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer at Spacex is $91,800.
10%
$70k
MEDIAN
$92k
90%
$105k
Is Aerospace Engineer your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$70k - $105k
Bonus
$8k - $29k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $27k
Total Pay
$62k - $125k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.
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 $99,208. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Northrop Grumman Corporation and The Boeing Company, earning around $89,740 and $89,546, respectively. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) pays the lowest at around $70,383. Lockheed Martin Corp and Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $77,818 and $80,000, respectively.

Aerospace Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Matlab, Systems Engineering and SolidWorks are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Analysis.

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 $80,040 based on 5 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,872 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,980 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,921 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

Learn more about cost of living by city.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 46 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.9%
Early Career
52.2%
Mid Career
23.9%
Experienced
13.0%

Related Job Salaries