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Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians Pay Salary

The median annual wage of aerospace engineering and operations technicians was $58,080 in May 2010. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $34,590, and the top 10 percent earned more than $87,860.

Median annual wages in the industries employing the largest numbers of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in May 2010 were as follows:

Scheduled air transportation$70,790
Aerospace products and parts manufacturing59,230
Colleges, universities, and professional schools;
state, local, and private
Architectural, engineering, and related services57,220
Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and
control instruments manufacturing

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition