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Weight Engineer Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$81,296 (USD)

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The average pay for a Weight Engineer is $81,296 a year and $39 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Weight Engineer is between $57,976 and $100,486. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Weight Engineer Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Design Engineer and MRE
Nov 9
Windsor, CT, USA
QuEST Global
... cost, weight, assembly, and produce-ability requirements o Present work to customers at product ... engineering judgement and drawing/ manufacturing specifications o Make design change ...
Mechanical Design Engineer
Dec 19
Windsor, CT, USA
QuEST Global Engineering
... Engineering field. You will rely on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the ... cost, weight, assembly, and produce-ability requirements o Present work to customers at product ...
UI/UX Developer
Dec 1
Danbury, CT, USA
... Weight-Watchers, on-site nutritionist, exercise programs, and gym discounts -On-site masseuse ... Developer with experience, please apply today! - Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S
Local CDL A Driver
Jan 2
Windsor Locks, CT, USA
Best Temps
... Vehicle Weight (GVW). Responsibilities: * Safely operate a heavy or tractor-trailer truck * Load ... engineering and IT markets. Since then Best Temps has grown to be Connecticut premiere staffing ...
CDL Class A Driver
Dec 17
Wallingford, CT, USA
Best Temps
... Weight (GVW). Call Dave 203-400-2258 Responsibilities: * Safely operate a heavy or tractor-trailer ... engineering and IT markets. Since then Best Temps has grown to be Connecticut premiere staffing ...
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