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UAV Test Engineer Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$101,177 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an UAV Test Engineer is $101,177 a year and $49 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for an UAV Test Engineer is between $70,506 and $125,779. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Develops and executes flight test plans.
  • Designs stress tests and physical test rigs that replicate scenarios to test drones.
  • Gathers measurements and data of drone performance.
  • Maintains mechanical and electrical hardware of UAVs.
  • Aids in data processing of collected UAV images.
UAV Test Engineer Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: Aerospace Engineers

Job family population: 65,760

Estimated population of UAV Test Engineer jobs: 6,142

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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