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Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician Salary with Composite Materials skills

Aircraft Mechanics with Composite Materials skills take home approximately $20.78 per hour on average. Earnings sit near $15.00 per hour on the lower side but can approach $32.24 on the higher side. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers.

$28,383 - $69,043
(Median)
$28K
$45K
$69K
MEDIAN: $44,678
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50%
90%

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$15.00 - $32.24
(Median)
$15
$21
$32
MEDIAN: $20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$28,383 - $69,043  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,980  
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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$31,569 - $76,137  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $32.24  
   
Overtime
$18.60 - $41.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,980  
   
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).
)
$31,569 - $76,137  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Pay by Experience Level for Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician with Composite Materials skills

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


For Aircraft Mechanics with Composite Materials skills, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Folks who are navigating the first five years of their careers have a median salary of approximately $44K in this position. Those who have been around for five to 10 years don't get much more, though; the median salary in that group is $44K. Aircraft Mechanics with Composite Materials skills bring in $50K after working for 10 to 20 years. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $64K.

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Experience Affects Aircraft Mechanic / Service Technician with Composite Materials skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 17%
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