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NASA employees earn $65,000 annually on average, or $31 per hour, which is 2% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at NASA is a Lead Engineer at $126,000 annually while the lowest paying job at NASA is a Member Services Associate at $29,000 annually.

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$30K Intern Average Salary at NASA (16 salaries)

Equal to national average Intern salary ($30K)
-$35K (73%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
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$30K Intern ·
-$35K (73%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
$30K Intern ·
-$35K (73%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
$30K Intern ·
-$35K (73%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
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$78K Software Engineer Average Salary at NASA (24 salaries)

+$7K (9%) more than national average Software Engineer salary ($71K)
+$13K (18%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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-$17K (30%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
"I felt it was very low and my skill set deserved more."
+$75K (73%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
-$25K (47%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
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$70K Systems Engineer Average Salary at NASA (15 salaries)

-$1K (1%) less than national average Systems Engineer salary ($71K)
+$5K (7%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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+$15K (20%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
"Great salary for the position and type of work expected."
+$11K (15%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
+$36K (43%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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$71K Mechanical Engineer Average Salary at NASA (9 salaries)

+$8K (11%) more than national average Mechanical Engineer salary ($63K)
+$6K (8%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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+$63K (65%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
"Competitive for the work I performed"
-$4K (6%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
+$22K (28%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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$68K Software Developer Average Salary at NASA (5 salaries)

Equal to national average Software Developer salary ($68K)
+$3K (4%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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-$27K (52%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
"The salary isn't the highest at NASA but there is room to move up over the years and the job is usually fulfilling."
+$6K (8%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
-$25K (47%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
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$48K Project Coordinator Average Salary at NASA (3 salaries)

+$1K (2%) more than national average Project Coordinator salary ($47K)
-$17K (30%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
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-$20K (36%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
-$15K (26%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
-$10K (16%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)

$50K Aerospace Engineering Intern Average Salary at NASA (2 salaries)

+$14K (32%) more than national average Aerospace Engineering Intern salary ($36K)
-$15K (26%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)
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+$5K (7%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
"I believe it is simply all based on the responsibility. In my case, I believe I am paid a decent wage, but as I move forward I believe my pay should change."
-$35K (73%) less than average NASA salary ($65K)

$124K Electrical Design Engineer Average Salary at NASA (1 salaries)

+$58K (61%) more than national average Electrical Design Engineer salary ($66K)
+$59K (62%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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+$59K (62%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
"The pay is good compared to other government workplace."

$120K Test and Verification Chief Engineer Average Salary at NASA (1 salaries)

Equal to national average Test and Verification Chief Engineer salary ($120K)
+$55K (59%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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+$55K (59%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
"I'm getting paid appropriately."

$95K Controls Engineer Average Salary at NASA (1 salaries)

+$25K (30%) more than national average Controls Engineer salary ($70K)
+$30K (37%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
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+$30K (37%) more than average NASA salary ($65K)
"good!"
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