How much does an Aerospace Engineer III make in the United States? The average Aerospace Engineer III salary in the United States is $109,738 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $97,002 and $121,635. 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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Job Description for Aerospace Engineer III

Aerospace Engineer III designs and supervises the construction of aircraft and associated parts such as airframe, auxiliaries, communication equipment, controls, fuselage, and powerplant. Analyzes results of stress tests on various craft and missile parts and conducts research to determine flight characteristics. Being an Aerospace Engineer III may have concentration in a single aerospace discipline such as: flight mechanics, guidance and control systems, propulsion systems, robotics, or aerodynamics. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Aerospace Engineer III typically reports to a manager. The Aerospace Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be an Aerospace Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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