Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager Salary in the United States

How much does an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager make in the United States? The average Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager salary in the United States is $115,700 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $100,700 and $131,600. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager oversees the scheduling and timely completion of repairs and maintenance ensuring budget adherence. Manages the service, repair, and overall maintenance of aircraft and aircraft engines to verify craft are safe for flight and compliant with FAA regulations. Being an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Acts as advisor to aircraft maintenance team regarding projects, tasks, and operations. In addition, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager typically reports to a unit/department head. Requires a FAA aircraft and engine mechanic license. The Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Working as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2019

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