How much does an Avionics Technician make in the United States? The average Avionics Technician salary in the United States is $55,881 as of July 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $48,680 and $62,989. 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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What is an Avionics Technician ?

Aviation electronics technician (AT) is a US Navy enlisted rating or job specialty (often called MOS or AFSC by other services). At the paygrade of E-9 (master chief petty officer) ATs merge with the aviation electrician's mate (AE) rating to become avionics technicians (AV). There has been talk of completely merging the two ratings, but as yet no definite plans have been announced. Aviation electronics technicians wear the specialty mark of a winged Helium atom. Aviation electronics technicians (intermediate) perform intermediate level maintenance on aviation electronic components supported ...

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Summit Helicopters, Inc. - Salem , VA
We are distributors and installers for most major Avionics manufacturers such as Garmin, Technisonic, Cobham, Avidyne etc. Responsibilities would include but are not limited to Inspect trouble shoot ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 52 days ago
CTR Corporation - Newport News , VA
CTR Group is seeking an Electronics Technician in the Newport News, VA area . . Immediate opening and urgently hiring! Pay Range: $15 - $17 per Hour What We Offer: * Competitive Compensation
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Centurum, Inc - Norfolk , VA
Duties and Responsibilities Personnel will be tasked with supporting (EHF) Extremely High Frequency and (NMT) Navy Multiband Terminal for NIWC LANT. Conduct NMT Pre-Installation Testing and Check-Out ...
ZipRecruiter - 35 days ago
Our Harrisonburg, VA facility is currently seeking a 1st Shift Electronics Technician for the Power Supply department. Qualified candidates should possess: -HS Diploma or GED -6+ months of basic ... - 62 days ago
Leidos - Virginia Beach , VA
Description Job Description: Leidos is seeking a Shipboard Lead to travel and work aboard ships at sea for extended periods (approximately 6 months), work rotating shifts, work in excess of 40-hours ...
Appcast Exchange - 38 days ago
Power Monitors, Inc. - Mount Crawford , VA
Salary: Join PMI's expanding electronic production team! Work with advanced surface mount electronic assembly equipment; helping to construct state-of-the-art instrumentation. Perform tests on ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 38 days ago

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Skills associated with Avionics Technician: Avionics, Maintenance, Test Equipment