Chief Flight Inspector Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Flight Inspector make in the United States? The average Chief Flight Inspector salary in the United States is $117,699 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $100,118 and $139,994. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Chief Flight Inspector 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 adjustments or modifications to existing parts. Being a Chief Flight Inspector performs preflight and post flight inspections identifying any breach of standards for safe flight. Requires a high school degree, a flight inspector license,. Additionally, Chief Flight Inspector typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Chief Flight Inspector typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Chief Flight Inspector typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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