How much does an Engineering Aide I make in the United States? The average Engineering Aide I salary in the United States is $51,063 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $45,692 and $57,628. 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. 

Engineering Aide I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Engineering Aide I Salary $40,802 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Engineering Aide I Salary $45,692 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Engineering Aide I Salary $51,063 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Engineering Aide I Salary $57,628 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Engineering Aide I Salary $63,605 US June 27, 2024
25% $45,692 10% $40,802 90% $63,605 75% $57,628 $51,063 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does an Engineering Aide I need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Troubleshooting: Troubleshooting is a form of problem solving, often applied to repair failed products or processes on a machine or a system. It is a logical, systematic search for the source of a problem in order to solve it, and make the product or process operational again. Troubleshooting is needed to identify the symptoms. Determining the most likely cause is a process of elimination—eliminating potential causes of a problem. Finally, troubleshooting requires confirmation that the solution restores the product or process to its working state. In general, troubleshooting is the identification or diagnosis of "trouble" in the management flow of a system caused by a failure of some kind. The problem is initially described as symptoms of malfunction, and troubleshooting is the process of determining and remedying the causes of these symptoms. A system can be described in terms of its expected, desired or intended behavior (usually, for artificial systems, its purpose). Events or inputs to the system are expected to generate specific results or outputs. (For example, selecting the "print" option from various computer applications is intended to result in a hardcopy emerging from some specific device). Any unexpected or undesirable behavior is a symptom. Troubleshooting is the process of isolating the specific cause or causes of the symptom. Frequently the symptom is a failure of the product or process to produce any results. (Nothing was printed, for example). Corrective action can then be taken to prevent further failures of a similar kind.

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Schematic: A schematic, or schematic diagram, is a representation of the elements of a system using abstract, graphic symbols rather than realistic pictures.

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Welding: Welding is a fabrication or sculptural process that joins materials, usually metals or thermoplastics, by using high heat to melt the parts together and allowing them to cool causing fusion. Welding is distinct from lower temperature metal-joining techniques such as brazing and soldering, which do not melt the base metal. In addition to melting the base metal, a filler material is typically added to the joint to form a pool of molten material (the weld pool) that cools to form a joint that, based on weld configuration (butt, full penetration, fillet, etc.), can be stronger than the base material (parent metal). Pressure may also be used in conjunction with heat, or by itself, to produce a weld. Welding also requires a form of shield to protect the filler metals or melted metals from being contaminated or oxidized. Many different energy sources can be used for welding, including a gas flame (chemical), an electric arc (electrical), a laser, an electron beam, friction, and ultrasound. While often an industrial process, welding may be performed in many different environments, including in open air, under water, and in outer space. Welding is a hazardous undertaking and precautions are required to avoid burns, electric shock, vision damage, inhalation of poisonous gases and fumes, and exposure to intense ultraviolet radiation.

Troubleshooting 6.58%
Schematic 2.81%
Welding 1.87%
Others 88.74%
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Job Description for Engineering Aide I

Engineering Aide I assists engineers with technical tasks and project support. Sets up equipment and monitors tests and experiments. Being an Engineering Aide I observes results, collects data, and compiles summaries and reports. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with. Additionally, Engineering Aide I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Engineering Aide I may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Engineering Aide I

A career path is a sequence of jobs that leads to your short- and long-term career goals. Some follow a linear career path within one field, while others change fields periodically to achieve career or personal goals.

For Engineering Aide I, the first career path typically progresses to Aircraft Support Engineering Manager.

The second career path typically progresses to Aerospace Maintenance Engineering Manager.

The third career path typically starts with an Engineering Aide II position, and then progresses to Engineering Aide III.

Additionally, the fourth career path typically progresses to Software Support Manager.

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Engineering Aide I salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Engineering Aide I, the highest Engineering Aide I salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Engineering Aide I salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Engineering Aide I salary is in Miami, FL, where the Engineering Aide I salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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