Aerospace engineers are most often employed by the Aircraft & parts manufacturing industry. The average yearly wage for Aerospace engineers was $109,346 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Aerospace engineers by wage are Financial managers, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, and Veterinarians.
Aerospace engineers are part of the Architecture & engineering occupations, along with Architects, except landscape and naval, Landscape architects, Surveyors, cartographers, & photogrammetrists, Aerospace engineers, Chemical engineers, and 16 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Aerospace engineers are Broomfield, Jefferson (Northeast), Adams (Northwest) & Boulder (Southeast) Counties PUMA, CO, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach & Hermosa Beach Cities PUMA, CA, and Bothell (North), Mill Creek Cities & Silver Firs PUMA, WA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Aerospace engineers are Beaches & Merritt Island PUMA, FL, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach & Hermosa Beach Cities PUMA, CA, and Bothell (North), Mill Creek Cities & Silver Firs PUMA, WA.