Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aviation and Airlines Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aviation and Airlines? There are 145 jobs in Aviation and Airlines category. The pay ranges vary from $31,819 to $185,964. 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 March 28, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAircraft Completions Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$143,100  
76.95%
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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
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$114,400  
61.52%
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Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify craft are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Oversees the scheduling and timely complet More

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Aircraft Maintenance Manager I
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Engineer, Senior Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$136,300  
73.29%
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Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify aircrafts are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Oversees the scheduling and timely com More

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Aircraft Maintenance Manager II
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Manager I Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$114,362  
61.50%
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Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify craft are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Oversees the scheduling and timely complet More

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager
Job TitleAircraft Maintenance Manager II Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$136,276  
73.28%
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Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify aircrafts are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Oversees the scheduling and timely com More

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Senior Manager
Job TitleAirline Pilot Experience Education Avg. Salary$133,701  
71.90%
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Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulf More

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Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet)
Airplane Captain (Large Jet)
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Large Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$133,700  
71.90%
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Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulf More

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Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet)
Airline Pilot
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Small Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$114,200  
61.41%
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Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ful More

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Captain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet)
Small Jet Captain
Job TitleAviation Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$166,678  
89.63%
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Manages the operations of the aviation department. Ensures compliance with FAA regulations and that all maintenance, safety, and scheduling operations are executed satisfactorily. May require a bachel More

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Aviation Operations Manager
Job TitleAviation Operations Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$166,700  
89.64%
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Manages the operations of the aviation department. Ensures compliance with FAA regulations and that all maintenance, safety, and scheduling operations are executed satisfactorily. May require a bachel More

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Aviation Manager

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