Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aviation and Airlines Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aviation and Airlines? There are 143 jobs in Aviation and Airlines category. The pay ranges vary from $31,027 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 TitleA & P Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,600  
68.96%
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
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic
Job TitleA & P Senior Mechanic Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$62,900  
79.44%
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.
Aircraft and Power Plant Mechanic, Senior
Job TitleAircraft and Power Plant Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,530  
68.87%
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
A & P Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft and Power Plant Mechanic, Senior Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$62,830  
79.36%
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.
A & P Senior Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft Assembly Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,000  
65.68%
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
Aircraft Structures Mechanic
Job TitleAircraft Electrician Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$64,372  
81.30%
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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Aviation Electrician
Avionics/ Electrical Technician
Job TitleAircraft Inspector II Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$69,300  
87.53%
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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
Job TitleAircraft Inspector III Experience5 - 7 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$77,000  
97.25%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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
Job TitleAircraft Mechanic (Non-Jet) Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$66,657  
84.19%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Keeps airplane in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Modifies and replaces parts such as instruments, wiring, and tires. Identifies hazardous airc More

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Mechanic - Prop Aircraft
Prop Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician
Job TitleAircraft Painter III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$56,534  
71.40%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 III
Senior Aircraft Painter

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