Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) Salary in the United States

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 $97,872 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $86,453 and $110,500. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Salary estimation for Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) at companies like : CPI AEROSTRUCTURES INC, DORIAN LPG LTD, REV GROUP INC

Job Description

Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) performs routine aircraft inspections and repairs and ensures that aircrafts are maintained in the highest state of mechanical condition possible. Being a Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) has completed necessary trade school courses and possesses necessary FAA Aircraft Mechanic Airframe and Power Plant Certificate. 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 2019 Salary.com)

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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
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