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What is the average salary for Jet Propulsion Laboratory employees in the United States?

Jet Propulsion Laboratory employees earn $81,000 annually on average, or $39 per hour, which is 20% higher than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at Jet Propulsion Laboratory is a Director of HR at $201,000 annually while the lowest paying job at Jet Propulsion Laboratory is an Engineering Assistant at $16,000 annually.

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$37K Software Engineering Intern Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (3 salaries)

-$7K (17%) less than national average Software Engineering Intern salary ($44K)
-$44K (74%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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-$50K (89%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"As an intern, we get paid a decent amount considering the Greater Los Angeles County's minimum wage. Depending on the proposed funding you will get paid accordingly."
-$37K (59%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"I believe this was at the top when it came to compensation."
-$46K (79%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)

$106K Systems Engineer Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (5 salaries)

+$35K (39%) more than national average Systems Engineer salary ($71K)
+$25K (26%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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+$4K (4%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
+$10K (11%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
+$34K (34%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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$125K Contract Engineer Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (1 salaries)

+$44K (42%) more than national average Contract Engineer salary ($81K)
+$44K (42%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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+$44K (42%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"They pay is excellent. I have no complaints there. Money isn't my reward; success at what I do is. An excellent salary helps keep me going though. However, being back-stabbed, not being told I wasn't doing well, not being given a chance to prove my competence; I don't think any dollar amount is worth it. I don't want to work for JPL ever again as a contractor, with no rights."

$60K Policy Intern Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (1 salaries)

+$22K (44%) more than national average Policy Intern salary ($38K)
-$21K (29%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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-$21K (29%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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$31K Electronics Intern Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (1 salaries)

+$1K (3%) more than national average Electronics Intern salary ($30K)
-$50K (89%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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-$50K (89%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"JPL pays what they can, but has limited funds for internships"

$28K Programmer Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (1 salaries)

-$27K (65%) less than national average Programmer salary ($55K)
-$53K (97%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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-$53K (97%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"I'm only living off of the disability benefits that I bring in."

$71K Software Engineer Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (23 salaries)

Equal to national average Software Engineer salary ($71K)
-$10K (13%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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+$9K (10%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
+$70K (60%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
+$40K (39%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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$77K Anonymous Employee Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (14 salaries)

+$7K (9%) more than national average Anonymous Employee salary ($70K)
-$4K (5%) less than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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+$84K (68%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"Pay was right on scale with other System Architects. As a technical management position it could also lead to higher technical goals outside of the position such as CTO or Vice President of Development."
+$13K (14%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"The salary is competitive with the current market. I believe I could make more elsewhere, but the perks and benefits make up for that."
+$39K (38%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
"I was highly compensated ($190K+) as a Business Administration Manager. I loved what I do and spent a significant amount of time and energy at my job and developing people."
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$116K Senior Engineer Average Salary at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States (9 salaries)

+$31K (30%) more than national average Senior Engineer salary ($85K)
+$35K (35%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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+$39K (38%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
+$33K (33%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
+$30K (31%) more than average Jet Propulsion Laboratory salary ($81K)
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What is the highest paying job at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States?

Program Manager is the highest paying job at Jet Propulsion Laboratory at $153,000 annually.

What is the lowest paying job at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the United States?

Intern is the lowest paying job at Jet Propulsion Laboratory at $30,000 annually.

How much does a Jet Propulsion Laboratory employee make on an average/hour in the United States?

Jet Propulsion Laboratory employees earn $81,000 annually on average, or $39 per hour.

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