An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) earns an average salary of AU$72,809 per year.

AU$48,883 - AU$110,892
AU$49K
AU$73K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$72,809
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50%
90%
AU$21.13 - AU$45.02
AU$21
AU$31
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$31.12
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$110K
Salary AU$48,883 - AU$110,892
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$45,606 - AU$106,824
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data AU$0AU$86
Hourly Rate AU$21.13 - AU$45.02
Overtime AU$37.41 - AU$86.30
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$45,606 - AU$106,824
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Job Listings

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$54,000 based on 52 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$69,000 based on 65 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$79,000 based on 47 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$86,000 based on 38 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$70,987

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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
2 %
Male
98 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Salaries

▲21%

▲11%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼2%

▼23%

Gender

Female
2 %
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
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 90%