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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 US National averages data from September 28, 2018.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAircraft Electrician Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,897  
34.67%
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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 Maintenance Manager I Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$113,111  
61.38%
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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$134,785  
73.14%
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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 TitleAircraft Maintenance Supervisor Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$89,523  
48.58%
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Supervises servicing, repairing, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify aircrafts are safe for flight. Ensures compliance to all FAA maintenance regulations and requirement More

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
Supervisor
Job TitleAircraft Mechanic (Jet) Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$83,878  
45.51%
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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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Jet Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician
Mechanic - Jet Aircraft
Job TitleAircraft Mechanic (Non-Jet) Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$66,178  
35.91%
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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 Mechanic Assistant Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,395  
25.18%
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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 instr More

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Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician Helper
Job TitleAircraft Painter I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,947  
22.22%
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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 I
Entry Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAircraft Painter II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$49,336  
26.77%
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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 II
Intermediate Aircraft Painter
Job TitleAircraft Painter III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$56,191  
30.49%
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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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