An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) earns an average salary of AU$70,356 per year.

AU$46,386 - AU$110,364
AU$46K
AU$70K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$70,356
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AU$21.19 - AU$45.75
AU$21
AU$32
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$31.91
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$46,386 - AU$110,364  
   
Bonus
AU$5,000  
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$45,214 - AU$107,599  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 90
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$31AU$62AU$93
Hourly Rate
AU$21.19 - AU$45.75  
   
Overtime
AU$29.59 - AU$90.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Bonus
AU$5,000  
   
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$45,214 - AU$107,599  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 67

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Pay by Experience Level for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$70,935

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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
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
23%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Salaries

▲21%

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼20%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 88%
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