According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of aerospace engineers is projected to grow 6% from 2021 to 2031.
In May 2021, the median annual wage for aerospace engineers was $122,270, according to the BLS.
Alumni have reported holding the following positions:
- Chief systems engineer
- Mission systems engineer
- New mission developer
- Product architect
- Project manager or director
- Technical director
To learn more about what these positions do, how to break into the industry, and what it takes to succeed, visit the CLIMB website, a career guide by industry.
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