BAE Systems

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BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security and aerospace company. Its headquarters are in London in the United Kingdom and it has operations worldwide. It is among the worlds largest defence contractors; it was ranked as the second-largest based on applicable 2012 revenues. Its largest operations are in the United Kingdom and United States, where its BAE Systems Inc. subsidiary is one of the six largest suppliers to the US Department of Defense. Other major markets include Australia, India and Saudi Arabia. The company was formed on 30 November 1999 by the £7.7 billion merger of two British companies: Marconi Electronic Systems (MES) – the defence electronics and naval shipbuilding subsidiary of the General Electric Company plc (GEC) – and British Aerospace (BAe) – an aircraft, munitions and naval systems manufacturer. BAE Systems is the successor to various aircraft, shipbuilding, armoured vehicle, armaments and defence electronics companies, including the Marconi Company, the first commercial company devoted to the development and use of radio; A.V. Roe and Company, one of the worlds first aircraft companies; de Havilland, manufacturer of the Comet, the worlds first commercial jet airliner; British Aircraft Corporation, co-manufacturer of the Concorde supersonic transport; Supermarine, manufacturer of the Spitfire; Yarrow Shipbuilders, builder of the Royal Navys first destroyers; Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, pioneer of the triple-expansion engine and builder of the worlds first battlecruiser; and Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, builder of the Royal Navys first submarines. Since its formation it has made a number of acquisitions, most notably of United Defense and Armor Holdings of the United States, and sold its shares in Airbus, Astrium, AMS and Atlas Elektronik. BAE Systems is involved in several major defence projects, including the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II, the Eurofighter Typhoon, the Astute-class submarine and the Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers. BAE Systems is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

Highest paying job titles at BAE Systems include IT Systems Administrator, Software Engineer, and Intelligence Analyst

Snapshot

Market Cap$17.7 billion
Revenue$17.5 billion
5 Year Trend+2.2%
Net Income$925 million
Other OTCBAESF
Founded1997
Total value of jobs:
$37,865,000
Total Jobs:
155
Average Pay:
$140,240
Total Experts:
42
% Masters:
43%

Top Experts at BAE Systems

BAE Systems Salaries

IT Systems Administrator

$90K

$175K

Average Salary:$147,632

Software Engineer

$90K

$225K

Average Salary:$146,667

Intelligence Analyst

$90K

$225K

Average Salary:$147,500

Network Engineer

$90K

$175K

Average Salary:$141,000

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