Aerospace Engineering

Jonathan Deochand

Aerospace Engineering

This requires a lot math and physics. Even the slights mistake can be costly.

What is Aerospace Engineering?

  1. Aerospace engineering is the primary field of engineering concerned with the development of aircraft and spacecraft. It is divided into two major and overlapping branches aeronautical engineering and astronautical engineering.

Typical Salary

In 2011, salaries for aerospace engineers could top $147,810 per year or $71.06 per hour. They could also fall to less than $65,310 per year or $31.40 per hour. To earn this range, engineers need a minimum bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering or a related subject. The course of study combines work in the classroom, laboratory and field in engineering principles, stability and control, propulsion, mechanics and aerodynamics.