How much does an Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master make in the United States? The average Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master salary in the United States is $141,000 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $125,000 and $155,800. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $125,000 10% $110,433 90% $169,275 75% $155,800 $141,000 50%(Median)
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The Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master analyzes results of stress tests on various craft and missile parts and conducts research to determine flight characteristics. Designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Being an Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master requires a bachelor's degree. May have concentration in a single aerospace discipline such as: flight mechanics, guidance and control systems, propulsion systems, robotics, or aerodynamics. In addition, Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Being an Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Working as an Aerospace Engineer, Lead/Master typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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