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 $31,882 to $186,235. 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 April 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAircraft Assembly Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,300  
30.59%
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 Structures Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,220  
30.54%
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 Assembly Mechanic
Job TitleAirline Co-Pilot Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$95,401  
55.80%
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Assists captain of the aircraft (larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meets More

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Co-Pilot (Large Jet)
Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet)
Job TitleAirline Pilot Experience Education Avg. Salary$133,901  
78.32%
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)
Airplane Captain (Large Jet)
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Large Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$133,900  
78.32%
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
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Small Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$114,400  
66.91%
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)
Small Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Small Non-Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$94,400  
55.22%
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 Non-Jet)
Small non-jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$95,400  
55.80%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meets More

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Co-Pilot (Large Jet)
Airline Co-Pilot
Job TitleAirplane Co-Pilot (Small Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$98,900  
57.85%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meet More

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Co-Pilot (Small Jet)
Job TitleAirplane Co-Pilot (Small Non-Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$65,500  
38.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (non-jet smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircr More

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Co-Pilot (Small Non-Jet)

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