What do they do?
Aerospace engineers design, develop and test aircraft, spacecraft and missiles and supervise the manufacture of these products. Aerospace engineers also use aerospace technology in remote sensing product-oriented fields, including wind energy and automotive industries.
Where do they work?
- Aircraft, guided missile and space vehicle industries
- National research laboratories
- Commercial airlines
- Federal government agencies
- Wind energy industry
- Automotive industry
What are they paid?
Bachelor's degree candidates have an average starting salary range between $54,600 and $81,900.