Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aerospace and Defense Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aerospace and Defense? There are 145 jobs in Aerospace and Defense category. The pay ranges vary from $41,193 to $185,402. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from January 31, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAircraft Mechanic / Service Technician Helper Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,800  
94.28%
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Assists aircraft maintenance personnel to keep aircrafts in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Aids in modifying and replacing parts such as instr More

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Aircraft Mechanic Assistant
Job TitleAircraft Mechanic Assistant Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,741  
94.16%
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Assists aircraft maintenance personnel to keep aircrafts in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Aids in modifying and replacing parts such as instr More

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Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician Helper
Job TitleAircraft Painter I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,193  
82.98%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Parts Painter I
Entry Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAircraft Painter II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$49,639  
100.00%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Parts Painter II
Intermediate Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAircraft Parts Painter I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,200  
83.00%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Painter I
Entry Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAircraft Parts Painter II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$49,700  
100.12%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Painter II
Intermediate Aircraft Painter
Job TitleEntry Aircraft Painter Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,200  
83.00%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Painter I
Aircraft Parts Painter I
Job TitleIntermediate Aircraft Painter Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$49,640  
100.00%
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Applies pre-mixed and blended paint or coating to interior and exterior of assembled aircraft or parts. Prepares surfaces for painting and protects painted surfaces from erosion. Requires a high schoo More

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Aircraft Painter II
Aircraft Parts Painter II

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