Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aerospace and Defense Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aerospace and Defense? There are 297 jobs in Aerospace and Defense category. Average salaries can vary and range from $46,051 to $206,561. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from January 26, 2024.

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Alternate Job Titles: Airframe and Engine Mechanic II | Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic II

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or adjustments to aircraft specifications to improve engine performance. Documents and maintains paperwork for maintenance according to regulations. May require completion of an apprenticeship or a FAA-app... View job details


Alternate Job Titles: Airframe and Engine Mechanic I | A & P Senior Mechanic I

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or adjustments to aircraft specifications to improve engine performance. Documents and maintains paperwork for maintenance according to regulations. May require completion of an apprenticeship or a FAA-app... View job details


Alternate Job Titles: Structural Assembler | Aircraft Structures Mechanic

Assembles major aircraft structures and subassemblies such as bulkheads, fuselage panels, rudders, flaps, and stabilizers. Prepares parts for assembly by filing, burring, crimping, framing, drilling, and reaming. Receives detailed written and verbal instructions on all work. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works under moderate supervision. Gaining or h... View job details


Alternate Job Titles: Aviation Electrician | Avionics Technician

Performs preventative and non-routine maintenance and inspections of aircraft avionics and electrical systems. Uses manufacturer's reference documents, diagrams, and best practices to troubleshoot problems, identify the correct solutions and replace or repair components and parts. Conducts quality testing, verification procedures, and required documentation of all completed work. Ensures complianc... View job details


Alternate Job Titles: Flight Inspector II

Inspects aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts to ensure safe flying and conformance to specifications and government regulations and procedures. Oversees part installation and inspects adjustments or modifications to existing parts. Performs preflight and post flight inspections identifying any breach of standards for safe flight. Requires a high school diploma. Requires Flight Inspect... View job details


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