Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aviation and Airlines Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aviation and Airlines? There are 146 jobs in Aviation and Airlines category. The pay ranges vary from $75,004 to $186,797. 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 June 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleHead Flight Inspector Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$118,130  
63.24%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
Chief Flight Inspector
Flight Inspection Lead
Top Flight Inspector
Job TitleHead Helicopter Pilot Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$153,900  
82.39%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Partners with general aviation management to establish and implement operating policies and procedures for helicopter pilots. Ensures flights are operated in compliance with all applicable FAA regulat More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Chief Helicopter Pilot
Job TitleLarge Jet Captain Experience Education Avg. Salary$134,360  
71.93%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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
Airplane Captain (Large Jet)
Job TitleSmall Jet Captain Experience Education Avg. Salary$114,760  
61.44%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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)
Airplane Captain (Small Jet)
Job TitleTop Flight Inspector Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$118,190  
63.27%
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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Chief Flight Inspector
Flight Inspection Lead
Head Flight Inspector
Job TitleAircraft Completions Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$143,700  
76.93%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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 TitleEngineer - Expert/Consultant Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,200  
71.84%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides expert consultation in one or more areas for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced resea More

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Engineer V
Technical Engineer V
Job TitleEngineer - Specialist/Project Lead Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,700  
60.33%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides expert judgment and analysis for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research. Recomme More

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Engineer IV
Technical Engineer IV
Job TitleEngineer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$112,639  
60.30%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides expert judgment and analysis for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research. Recomme More

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Technical Engineer IV
Engineer - Specialist/Project Lead
Job TitleEngineer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,177  
71.83%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides expert consultation in one or more areas for the design, development and implementation of technical products and systems. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced resea More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Engineer - Expert/Consultant
Technical Engineer V

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