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Aerospace Engineers

Design, construct, and test aircraft.

Quick Facts


Well above the statewide median
$69.50 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  8.3%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Analyze design or requirements information for mechanical equipment or systems.
  • Evaluate designs or specifications to ensure quality.
  • Investigate system, equipment, or product failures.
  • Research design or application of green technologies.
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Job Title Examples:

Aerodynamics Analyst
Flight Analyst
Flight Systems Test Engineer

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