Helicopter Mechanic Salary in the United States

How much does a Helicopter Mechanic make in the United States? The average Helicopter Mechanic salary in the United States is $52,110 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $46,944 and $58,637. 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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$46,944 to $58,637
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Job Openings for Helicopter Mechanic
Robinson Helicopter - El Segundo , CA
Licensed Mechanics with or without experience. Repair Station experience is a plus ... Company Description Robinson Helicopter produces more civil helicopters than any other company in ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Army National Guard - Salisbury , NC
15T UH-60 Utility Helicopter Repairer Job ID: 1155542 Job Views: 18 Location: SALISBURY, North ... Preference in mathematics and shop mechanics * Ability to use hand and power tools Through your ...
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STS Technical Services - Ozark , AL
High School Diploma or equivalent. * 2+ more years of experience as an rotorcraft mechanic. * 2+ years of experience assembling a wide variety of helicopter dynamic components, to include main rotor ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Southern Air - Salt Lake City , UT
Southern Air Overview Mechanics are responsible to operate and maintain company aircraft in accordance with company policy and procedures ultimately ensuring that all FAR and FAA regulatory ...
Atlas Air - 7 days ago
A&E Aircraft Engines - Plano , TX
Annual inspection repairs and engine overhaul
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
DRG Professional Services - Houston , TX
DRG Professional Services is seeking a T-38 Aircraft Mechanic for our partnering DoD contractor. This is a full time, direct hire opportunity with a leading company who provides a wide range of rapid ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Helicopter Mechanic in the United States. The base salary for Helicopter Mechanic ranges from $46,944 to $58,637 with the average base salary of $52,110. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,083 to $60,825 with the average total cash compensation of $53,394.

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