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The average aircraft design engineer salary in Colorado, United States is $84,896 or an equivalent hourly rate of $41. This is 1% higher (+$1,096) than the average aircraft design engineer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,657. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
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An entry level aircraft design engineer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $64,982. On the other end, a senior level aircraft design engineer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $112,303.

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Job Description
Perform engineering duties in designing, constructing, and testing aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft. May conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design and manufacture. May recommend improvements in testing equipment and techniques.

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