How much does an Aircraft Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Aircraft Engineer in the United States is $32 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $29 and $36. Hourly rate 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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FEAM is the MRO leader in aircraft line maintenance engineering in the U.S. FEAM leads the line maintenance industry with advanced aircraft repair capabilities, a wide line station network, and vast ... - 77 days ago
DRG Professional Services - 23337 , VA
Aircraft Mechanic/Flight Engineer PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Aircraft Mechanic III/Flight Engineer performs assigned flight duties on C130 or P3 Aircraft as well as aircraft maintenance. ESSENTIAL ...
LinkedIn - Today
Anistar - Wallops Island , VA
The Aircraft Mechanic III/Flight Engineer performs maintenance on P3 aircraft. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Perform maintenance on aircraft, including avionics, mechanical systems, and/or ground support ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation - Manassas , VA
Materials, Processes and Testing Staff Engineer Job Code 3356 Location Manassas, VA Location/s ... Participate in selection of materials and processes for new aircraft programs by leveraging lessons ... - 36 days ago
RapidFlight, LLC - Manassas , VA
RapidFlight is an integrated designer and manufacturer of unmanned aircraft. We are pioneers in airframe engineering rooted in our core tenets of shape, speed, and strength. Through rapid solutions ...
LinkedIn - 35 days ago
LinQuest Corporation - Washington , VA
Description LinQuest is seeking a Senior Aerospace Engineer with experience modeling and evaluating ... Evaluate technical aircraft data to determine if claimed performance is feasible based on vehicle ... - 38 days ago
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