How much does a Aircraft Electrician make? The median annual Aircraft Electrician salary is $60,314, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $52,845-$66,243, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Aircraft Electrician in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Aircraft Electrician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Aircraft Electrician in the United States is $60,314, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Aircraft Electrician in the United States are expected to make less than $60,314.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Aircraft Electrician that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Aircraft Electrician are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Duties include planning, manufacturing, and installing electrical wiring and/or cable on aircrafts. Cuts and strips wire, insulates connections, and performs all other duties necessary in the installation process. Also responsible for repairing and reinstalling wiring or cables as needed, and ensuring adherence to established specifications. May be required to verify accuracy and quality in accordance with established control procedures. Requires a high school diploma and at least 3 years of experience in a related area with certification in the field. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description