An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) earns an average salary of AU$71,100 per year.

AU$46,528 - AU$117,446
AU$47K
AU$76K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$75,569
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50%
90%
AU$21.25 - AU$45.07
AU$21
AU$31
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$31.09
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$117K
Salary AU$46,528 - AU$117,446
Bonus AU$3,375
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$45,256 - AU$106,631
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 80
Hourly Data AU$0AU$92
Hourly Rate AU$21.25 - AU$45.07
Overtime AU$35.18 - AU$92.25
Annual Data AU$0AU$106K
Bonus AU$3,375
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$45,256 - AU$106,631
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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Pay by Experience Level for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Pay by Experience for an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) has a positive trend. An entry-level Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 48 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$81,000 based on 41 salaries. An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$87,000 based on 37 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$72,593

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Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)?

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) in Brisbane:
"The main duty of an AME is to ensure aircrafts are airworthy."
Pros: Working against time and under pressure. Over the years I have built and nurtured confidence in carrying out my duty as an AME and I am now looking for new challenges.
Cons: I like almost everything about my job. Nothing in particular that I don't like.

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Key Stats for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Salaries

▲20%

▲12%

National Average
AU$73,000

▼4%

▼24%

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 91%
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