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Weight Engineer Salary

$75,037 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$2,041

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 05, 2019

The average pay for a Weight Engineer is $75,037 a year and $36 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Weight Engineer is between $53,512 and $92,749. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Analyzes and calculates weight data of structural assemblies, components, and loads for purposes of weight, balance, loading, and operational functions of ships, aircraft, space vehicles, missiles, research instrumentation, and commercial and industrial products and systems: studies weight factors involved in new designs or modifications, utilizing computer techniques for analysis and simulation.
  • Analyzes data and prepares reports of weight distribution estimates for use in design studies.
  • Confers with design engineering personnel in such departments as preliminary design, structures, aerodynamics, and sub-systems to ensure coordination of weight, balance, and load specifications with other phases of product development.
  • Weighs parts, assemblies, or completed product, estimates weight of parts from engineering drawings, and calculates weight distribution to determine balance.
  • Prepares reports or graphic data for designers when weight and balance requires engineering changes.
  • Prepares technical reports on mass moments of inertia, static and dynamic balance, dead weight distributions, cargo and fuselage compartments, and fuel center of gravity travel.
  • May prepare cargo and equipment loading sequences to maintain balance of aircraft or space vehicle within specified load limits.
  • May analyze various systems, structures, and support equipment designs to obtain information on most efficient compromise between weight, operations, and cost.
  • May conduct research and analysis to develop new techniques for weights estimating criteria.
Weight Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Mathematical Science Occupations, All Other

Job family population: 2,010

Estimated population of Weight Engineer jobs: 905

Rate of error: 6.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$86,988
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Weight Engineer Job Listings for United States

Flight Operations Engineer
Nov 8
Scottsdale, United States
AeroData
... weight and balance activities. Be the main point of contact for customers as well as manage ... computer programming understanding and database querying abilities. · Experience in aviation ...
Power Electronics Engineer (DC-DC and OBC Inverter)
Dec 2
Mountain View, United States
Talent Space, Inc.
Work closely with senior engineers on technology development strategy supporting current and future benchmarks for weight, package, performance, efficiency, and cost. * Design and analyze scalable ...
Senior Linux Engineer
Dec 4
San Francisco, CA, USA
Talent Table
21Tech is looking for a Senior Linux Engineer to support our Client in San Francisco, CA . This is ... weight of computer systems equipment. · The position may also require the following: bending ...
Injection Molding Process Engineer
Nov 20
Lindsay, CA, USA
NDS - A member of NORMA Group
Summary The Process Engineer leads all efforts in developing, documenting, verifying, and ... part weight. This position also trains and mentors process technicians and production staff in ...
Mechanical Engineer
Nov 19
Riverside, CA, USA
Complete Coach Works
Mechanical Engineer DATE REVISED: 11/19/2019 CLASSIFICATION: Full Time Job No.: REPORTS TO ... Carry, pull and push up to 50 pounds of dead weight * Climb up and down a ladder * Sit, stand stoop ...

The average pay for a Weight Engineer is $75,037 a year and $36 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Weight Engineer is between $53,512 and $92,749. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Dec 2
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Talent Space, Inc.
Work closely with senior engineers on technology development strategy supporting current and future benchmarks for weight, package, performance, efficiency, and cost. * Design and analyze scalable ...
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