How much does a Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) make in Bakersfield, CA? The average Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) salary in Bakersfield, CA is $106,650 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $94,204 and $120,409. 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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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 and possesses necessary FAA Aircraft Mechanic Airframe and Power Plant Certificate. Being a Head Aircraft Mechanic (Jet) typically requires an associate degree. 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 2020 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
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
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About Bakersfield, California    Bakersfield is a city in and the county seat of Kern County, California, United States. It covers about 151 sq mi (390 km2) near the southern end of t....More

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