Average Aerospace Engineer with SolidWorks Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$78,985
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,958
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Aerospace Engineer with SolidWorks skills in Los Angeles, California is $78,985.
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$58k
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$79k
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$109k
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MEDIAN $78,985
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Salary
$58k - $109k
Bonus
$1k - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$60k - $111k

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

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 $61,674 based on 5 salaries. An early career Aerospace Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,429 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Aerospace Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $104,718 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in El Segundo, California earn an average of 36.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hawthorne, California (21.7% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (23.7% less), Huntsville, Alabama (11.4% less) and Denver, Colorado (10.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.8%
Early Career
58.3%
Mid Career
20.8%

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