Aircraft Mechanic Assistant Salary in the United States

How much does an Aircraft Mechanic Assistant make in the United States? The average Aircraft Mechanic Assistant salary in the United States is $46,997 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $39,887 and $54,304. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Aircraft Mechanic Assistant 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 instruments, wiring, and tires. Being an Aircraft Mechanic Assistant requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Additionally, Aircraft Mechanic Assistant typically reports to a supervisor. The Aircraft Mechanic Assistant may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Aircraft Mechanic Assistant

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Airframe and Engine Mechanic

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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