The Top 15 highest-paying jobs in aerospace & defense

Though the aerospace & defense industry isn’t growing as fast, when it comes to jobs, as the government and construction sectors, it is steady for employment.  According to Glassdoor’s latest job market report, which compares job growth and wage data year over year in September, this industry came in at 12.5% with 101,710 job openings total.

But which companies are hiring for $100K jobs in aerospace & defense the most in the last 30 days? Ladders put together a list of the 15 companies hiring the most $100K+ jobs currently as well as for the most $250K+ jobs in this exciting field using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.

Companies with the most $100K+ aerospace & defense jobs

LGS Innovations: 502

Boeing: 475

Raytheon Co: 420

Northrop Grumman Corporation: 347

Lockheed Martin: 330

The Aerospace Corporation: 196

Alion Science and Technology: 180

General Dynamics: 166

Millennium Engineering And Integration Company: 128

Maxar Technologies: 100

DCS Corp: 98

Odyssey Consulting Services Inc: 93

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp: 84

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc: 78

Companies with the most $250K+ aerospace & defense jobs

Odyssey Consulting Services Inc: 21

Harris: 15

Alion Science and Technology: 13

Boeing: 12

General Dynamics: 10

Akima: 10

Lockheed Martin: 8

Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab: 8

LGS Innovations: 7

Radiance Technologies: 7

Northrop Grumman Corporation: 6

The Aerospace Corporation: 4

DCS Corp: 4

Maxar Technologies: 3

Raytheon Co: 1

The most $100K+ aerospace & defense jobs by position

Senior Systems Engineer: 190

Senior Software Engineer: 170

Software Developer: 151

IT Systems Administrator: 136

Cyber Security Engineer: 129

Systems Integration Engineer: 99

Program Manager: 85

Intelligence Analyst: 73

System Integration and Test Engineer: 70

Project Manager: 69

Senior Electrical Engineer: 64

Quality Assurance Test Engineer: 63

Manufacturing Engineer: 61

Hardware Engineer: 59

IT Security Engineer: 58