Aircraft Mechanics

$102,040 earning potential

Aircraft mechanics perform inspections, make repairs and perform scheduled maintenance of aircraft. They have the ability to diagnose both electrical and mechanical problems and identify repair procedures. They are able to examine parts for defects and replace them with new ones.

Salary Info:

Salary Range According to Salary.com

and $97,825

Median Annual Wages

Median Annual Wages

.44

Median Hourly Wage


Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots and provides technical support
  • Processes complication reports from users to find and fix underlying problems
  • Coordinates software/hardware installation
  • Test software performance

Job Outlook:

% growth rate

Professional Associations

Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee

Aviation Institute of
Maintenance