Average Mid-Career Aerospace Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$93,476
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$600
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Aerospace Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Houston, Texas is $93,476.
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$64k
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$93k
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$138k
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MEDIAN $93,476
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$64k - $138k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $600
Total Pay
$61k - $139k

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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
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Popular Skills for Aerospace Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language, Matlab, Systems Engineering, Technical Analysis and Microsoft Office.

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 $70,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Aerospace Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 2 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $137,292.
Employees with Aerospace Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 3.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (3.0% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Florida (12.4% less), Huntsville, Alabama (11.4% less) and San Diego, California (6.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
61.9%
Experienced
9.5%
Late Career
28.6%