How much does an Aircraft Mechanic Assistant make in the United States? The average Aircraft Mechanic Assistant salary in the United States is $49,108 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $41,686 and $56,748. 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. 

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25% $41,686 10% $34,928 90% $63,703 75% $56,748 $49,108 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Aircraft Mechanic Assistant

Aircraft Mechanic Assistant assists aircraft maintenance personnel to keep aircrafts in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Aids in modifying and replacing parts such as instruments, wiring, and tires. Being an Aircraft Mechanic Assistant requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Additionally, Aircraft Mechanic Assistant typically reports to a supervisor. The Aircraft Mechanic Assistant may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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CPI Aerostructures, Inc. engages in the contract production of structural aircraft parts for fixed wing aircraft and helicopters in the commercial and defense markets. The company also offers aero systems, such as reconnaissance pod structures and fuel panel systems; and supplies parts for maintenance, repair, and over... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Aircraft Mechanic Assistant: Quality Inspection, Precision Measurement, Preventive Maintenance, Aviation maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) software ...More

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