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Aeronautical Engineer Salary

$125,348 (USD)

Average Salary

$60/hr

Average Hourly

$4,726

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Aeronautical Engineer is $125,348 a year and $60 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Aeronautical Engineer is between $87,351 and $155,829. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Aeronautical Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Develops, designs, and runs tests on aircraft, space vehicles, surface effect vehicles, missiles, and related component systems, applying engineering principles and techniques.
  • Designs and develops commercial, military, executive, general aviation, or special purpose aircraft, space vehicles, satellites, missiles, or related hardware or systems.
Aeronautical Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Aerospace Engineers

Job family population: 65,760

Estimated population of Aeronautical Engineer jobs: 6,142

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$145,313
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Aeronautical Engineer Job Listings for United States

Aeronautical Engineer
Jul 17
Mountain View, CA, USA
Metis Technology Solutions, Inc.
S. in Mechanical, Aeronautical, or Electrical Engineering · Minimum of 15 years' experience with flight simulations or other equivalent experience o Required Expertise: · C or FORTRAN · Linux · ...
Flight Control Engineer
Jul 8
Prosper, TX, USA
Martin UAV LLC
In Aeronautical Engineering, or Control Systems. * 5 years relevant aerospace industry experience Compensation We are located in Prosper, Texas and offer a comprehensive benefits package including ...
Spacecraft System Engineer
Jul 10
Livermore, California, USA
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC
Qualifications - Bachelor's degree in aeronautical/aerospace engineering or related field, or the equivalent combination of education and related experience. - Fundamental knowledge with one or more ...
Mechanical Design Engineer with Security Clearance
Jul 3
Edwards AFB, United States
SecureShot, LLC
Edwards, AFB The purpose of this position is to support flight test instrumentation design, fabrication, installation and potentially operations from a mechanical or aeronautical engineering ...
Mechanical Ground Support Equipment Engineer
Jun 29
Kent, Washington, USA
BLUE ORIGIN
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in mechanical, civil, aerospace or aeronautical engineering * 5+ years' experience with a background in launch vehicle GSE development, maintenance, and commissioning

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Aeronautical Engineer is $125,348 a year and $60 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Aeronautical Engineer is between $87,351 and $155,829. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Aeronautical Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Aeronautical Engineer Job Listings for United States

Aeronautical Engineer
Jul 17
Mountain View, CA, USA
Metis Technology Solutions, Inc.
S. in Mechanical, Aeronautical, or Electrical Engineering · Minimum of 15 years' experience with flight simulations or other equivalent experience o Required Expertise: · C or FORTRAN · Linux · ...
Flight Control Engineer
Jul 8
Prosper, TX, USA
Martin UAV LLC
In Aeronautical Engineering, or Control Systems. * 5 years relevant aerospace industry experience Compensation We are located in Prosper, Texas and offer a comprehensive benefits package including ...
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