Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

How much does an Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) make in Washington, DC? The average Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) salary in Washington, DC is $94,868 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $82,665 and $106,932. 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. 

About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

Washington, District of Columbia  area prices were up 1.3% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Washington, District of Columbia

Skills Associated with Aircraft Mechanic (Jet): Aviation maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) software, Precision Measurement, Mechanical Troubleshooting, Safety Inspections ...More

Popular jobs: Physical Therapist, Actuary I, Aerospace Engineer I

Recently searched related titles: Avionics Technician, Helicopter Engineer, Aviation Maintenance Mechanic

Recently searched companies with related titles : Delta Airlines Mechanic, American Airlines Mechanic

Salary estimation for Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) at companies like : AMBARELLA INC, ENPHASE ENERGY INC, PLANTRONICS INC

Job Description

Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) keeps airplane in safe working condition by servicing engines, engine components, and airframe components. Modifies and replaces parts such as instruments, wiring, and tires. Being an Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) identifies hazardous aircraft conditions and determines when aircraft should not be flown. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) must complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. To be an Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

See user submitted job responsibilities for Aircraft Mechanic (Jet).

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for an Aircraft Mechanic (Jet), base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
82665
106932
94868

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
84987
110065
98090
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) in Washington, DC. The base salary for Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) ranges from $82,665 to $106,932 with the average base salary of $94,868. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $84,987 to $110,065 with the average total cash compensation of $98,090.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

82665
106932

 

Step 3 of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Job Openings for Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) in Washington, DC

Career Path for Aircraft Mechanic (Jet)

Those that have already made the climb...
Robert J. Pera , Chief Executive Officer
Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. develops networking technology for service providers, enterprises, and consumers. It focuses on three principal technologies, including high-capacity distributed Internet access, unified information technology, and consumer electronics for home and personal use. The company's service provider pr... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%