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Astronomer Salary
in Leesburg, Florida

$128,635 (USD)

Average Salary

$62/hr

Average Hourly

$5,467

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Astronomer is $128,635 a year and $62 an hour in Leesburg, Florida, United States. The average salary range for an Astronomer is between $88,987 and $160,176. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Astronomer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Leesburg, Florida.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Researches, evaluates, and utilizes principles of physics and mathematics to interpret and learn about the fundamental nature of the universe, including the sun, moon, planets, stars, and galaxies.
  • Solves problems in navigation, space flight, and satellite communications, and develops instrumentation and techniques used to observe and collect astronomical data.
Astronomer Job Prevalence in Leesburg, Florida, United States

Job family: Astronomers

Job family population: 2,020

Estimated population of Astronomer jobs: 1,857

Rate of error: 9.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$149,123
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Astronomer Job Listings for Leesburg, Florida

AST, Technical Resources Management
May 18
Orlando, FL, USA
John F. Kennedy Space Center
... Astrophysics, Biomedical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Ceramics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science\*, Life Science, Earth and Planetary ...
AST, Facility Systems Safety
May 19
Orlando, FL, USA
John F. Kennedy Space Center
... Astrophysics, Biomedical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Ceramics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science\*, Life Science, Earth and Planetary ...
AST, Software Systems
May 19
Orlando, FL, USA
John F. Kennedy Space Center
... Astrophysics, Biomedical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Ceramics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science\*, Life Science, Earth and Planetary ...
AST, Safety and Mission Assurance
May 16
Orlando, FL, USA
John F. Kennedy Space Center
... Astrophysics, Biomedical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Ceramics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science\*, Life Science, Earth and Planetary ...
AST, Experimental Facility Development
May 3
Orlando, FL, USA
John F. Kennedy Space Center
... Astrophysics, Biomedical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Ceramics, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science\*, Life Science, Earth and Planetary ...
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