How much does a Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) make in the United States? The average Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) salary in the United States is $102,398 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $90,448 and $115,614. 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. 

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25% $90,448 10% $79,569 90% $127,646 75% $115,614 $102,398 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet)

Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) performs routine aircraft inspections and repairs and ensures that aircrafts are maintained in the highest state of mechanical condition possible. Has completed necessary trade school courses. Being a Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) typically requires an associate degree. Possesses necessary FAA Aircraft Mechanic Airframe and Power Plant Certificate. Additionally, Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet)'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 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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