Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aviation and Airlines Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aviation and Airlines category ? There are a wide range of jobs in the Aviation and Airlines category and their pay varies significantly based on job title. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from December 01, 2018.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleA & P Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,400  
29.43%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic
Airframe & Engine Mechanic
Job TitleA & P Senior Mechanic Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$62,700  
33.92%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Senior Airframe and Engineer Mechanic
Airframe & Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Senior Airframe & Engine Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft and Power Plant Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,370  
29.41%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic
Airframe & Engine Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft and Power Plant Mechanic, Senior Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$62,640  
33.89%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Maintains, repairs, and troubleshoots aircraft airframe and engine to ensure aircraft conformance with FAA regulations. Troubleshoots and determines malfunctioning parts. Recommends part changes or ad More

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Airframe and Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Senior Airframe and Engineer Mechanic
Airframe & Engine Mechanic, Sr.
Senior Airframe & Engine Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft Assembly Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,900  
28.08%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assembles major structures and subassemblies such as bulkheads, fuselage panels, rudders, flaps, and stabilizers. Also responsible for filing, burring, crimping, framing, drilling, and reaming. May be More

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Structural Assembler
Assembler - Structural
Job TitleAircraft Completions Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$142,200  
76.93%
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Manages the interior fabrication of aircraft including mechanics, the fitting of sub-assemblies to the aircraft, and final aircraft interior production. Ensures compliance with all engineering, FAA, a More

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Interior Aircraft Assembly Manager
Interior Airplane Assembly Manager
Aircraft Assembly Manager - Interior
Airplane Assembly Manager - Interior
Job TitleAircraft Completions Supervisor Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$89,800  
48.58%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises interior fabrication of aircraft including mechanics, the fitting of sub-assemblies to the aircraft, and final aircraft interior production. Ensures compliance with all engineering, FAA, an More

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Interior Aircraft Assembly Supervisor
Aircraft Assembly Supervisor - Interior
Airplane Assembly Supervisor - Interior
Interior Airplane Assembly Supervisor
Job TitleAircraft Electrician Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$64,134  
34.70%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Installs and repairs electrical wiring and/or cable on aircraft in adherence to established specifications. Cuts and strips wire, insulates connections, and performs all other duties necessary in the More

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Airplane Electrician
Electrician - Aircrafts
Job TitleAircraft Inspector II Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$69,000  
37.33%
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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 adj More

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Flight Inspector II
Intermediate Level Flight Inspector
Job TitleAircraft Inspector III Experience5 - 7 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$76,700  
41.50%
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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 adj More

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Flight Inspector III
Senior Level Flight Inspector

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