$69,644
Avg. Salary
$29.80
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,977

Bonus

$5,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) is $29.80 per hour.

The average pay for an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) is $69,644 per year.

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$18.49
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$47.55
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$26k
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MEDIAN $69,644
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$0$121K
Salary $25,553 - $118,153
Bonus $493 - $18,246
Profit Sharing $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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$33,991 - $121,607
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 103
Hourly Data $0$197
Hourly Rate $18.49 - $47.55
Overtime $7.14 - $197
Annual Data $0$121K
Bonus $493 - $18,246
Profit Sharing $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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$33,991 - $121,607
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

A aircraft maintenance engineer (AME) performs mechanical work at the skilled craftsman level, assisting in the repair, maintenance, rebuilding, and servicing of aircraft. Regular duties for an aircraft maintenance engineer include carrying out daily aircraft maintenance and overhaul programs, checking the condition of various aircraft and engines, and completing repairs and replacements. They must follow their organization's approved maintenance procedures, and they may be required to fly with aircraft as a flight engineer. These engineers should be able to direct the work of many air mechanics.

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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 $58,000 based on 47 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 $62,000 based on 20 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 $72,000 based on 15 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 $82,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
$69,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 23%