How much does an Aviation Engineer III make in the United States? The average Aviation Engineer III salary in the United States is $112,870 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $99,770 and $125,110. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Aviation Engineer III 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 Aviation Engineer III 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, Aviation Engineer III typically reports to an executive or a manager. Being an Aviation Engineer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent in nature. Working as an Aviation Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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