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Northrop Grumman employees earn $75,000 annually on average, or $36 per hour, which is 13% higher than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at Northrop Grumman is a Software Engineering Intern at $62,630,000 annually while the lowest paying job at Northrop Grumman is an Office Assistant at $27,000 annually.

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$71K Software Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (478 salaries)

Equal to national average Software Engineer salary ($71K)
-$4K (5%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$5K (6%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"The pay at Northrop is low compared to other software engineering positions."
Equal to average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"For one, it's not always about money. My health and employment satisfaction (enjoying my job) are key. Working for Northrop, I've seen contracts. I understand what the government is getting billed. I also can do the math to figure out how much I'm valued at. As an engineer I feel I am an important asset to any project. And to potential projects. I find it important for my employer to reward me for my hard work. I too understand the company needs to make a profit."
-$2K (2%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"I feel at my level of expertise that I am getting paid fairly. My goal is to learn more so I can move up the pay scale. As of right now, I am happy with what I am getting, and I am able to give my family the future that I so dreamed of. I am excited to learn as much as I can in this field."
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$91K Senior Software Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (118 salaries)

Equal to national average Senior Software Engineer salary ($91K)
+$16K (19%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$45K (46%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Grossly underpaid. I was denied one raise because I made more than 10% more than the average senior software engineer."
+$30K (33%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"The pay is comparable to my industry and has allowed for opportunities for my family."
+$40K (42%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Underpaid sometimes, overpaid sometimes."
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$70K Network Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (68 salaries)

Equal to national average Network Engineer salary ($70K)
-$5K (6%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$7K (8%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Depending on the program you are working on at Northrop Grumman along with the years of experience it is black and white with what you can make. As a Network Engineer II, the median pay for that position sits around $82,000. Functional Managers make sure that you as an employee have room for growth. Quarterly reviews happen in order to review what an employee has accomplished, so talks of promotion can happen. Within 6-8 months Network Engineer III promotion is available which sits at $101,000 which is the median."
-$33K (56%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Pay could have been more, but it was adequate since I did not have my degree yet and was only an intern."
+$92K (76%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"It is not about the money. My employer provided yearly training and bonuses as well."
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$67K Software Developer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (70 salaries)

-$1K (1%) less than national average Software Developer salary ($68K)
-$8K (11%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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-$15K (22%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"The salary was decent At Northrop Grumman. It included health and life insurance. It also included paid vacation time."
+$10K (12%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"I feel like I deserve more for the work I am doing."
+$63K (59%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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$62K Electrical Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (60 salaries)

Equal to national average Electrical Engineer salary ($62K)
-$13K (18%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$3K (3%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"For the area that I am living in, I am slightly underpaid. I cannot complain though, since I do fall within the pay-scale that I would expect for a large employer and my current years of experience."
+$34K (36%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Very satisfied based upon the work/life balance given to each engineer."
-$25K (40%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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$61K Test Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (59 salaries)

Equal to national average Test Engineer salary ($61K)
-$14K (20%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$37K (39%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"My salary is low based on my experience and security clearance level. I expect to find a competitor anxious to pay me 15% more this year."
+$12K (14%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"I am being paid what I feel is fair compensation."
+$45K (46%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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$85K Project Manager Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (31 salaries)

+$4K (4%) more than national average Project Manager salary ($81K)
+$10K (12%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$50K (50%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Salary is not an issue. I was compensated fairly for the work load given. In comparison to other competitors my salary was maybe 5% lower than what others in the same capacity were getting at other companies."
+$54K (52%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Considering my skill-set and my commitment to delivering quality products, I believe I was fairly paid."
-$15K (22%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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$83K Staff Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (17 salaries)

-$8K (9%) less than national average Staff Engineer salary ($91K)
+$8K (10%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$60K (57%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"Given the focus on restricting compensation, I would guess I am a bit underpaid for the experience I possess."
+$48K (48%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"My pay increased about 3% each year. I started at $108K/year."
+$47K (47%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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$113K Principal Software Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (9 salaries)

+$2K (1%) more than national average Principal Software Engineer salary ($111K)
+$38K (40%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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+$19K (22%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"I would rate my salary as satisfactory with room for growth. I am appreciative of my salary. I do however recognize that I am worth more than I am receiving at the moment."
+$42K (43%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"I'm currently no longer employed at this company to this is not applicable but when I was employed, I should have been in a position for a promotion. Unfortunately the environment in my particular program favored hardware engineers in that area so that left me at the top of my band."
+$56K (54%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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$72K Systems Engineer Average Salary at Northrop Grumman (244 salaries)

+$1K (1%) more than national average Systems Engineer salary ($71K)
-$3K (4%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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-$8K (11%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
"I had a poor GPA and expected a lower offer to start so I'm very happy with the compensation."
+$20K (23%) more than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
-$15K (22%) less than average Northrop Grumman salary ($75K)
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