Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Salary

An Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) earns an average salary of $64,723 per year.

$24,306 - $111,065
$24K
$65K
$110K
MEDIAN: $65,328
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50%
90%

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$17.00 - $49.68
$17
$27
$50
MEDIAN: $27.00
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50%
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$0$118K
Salary $24,306 - $111,065
Bonus $6,500
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$24,941 - $118,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data $0$75
Hourly Rate $17.00 - $49.68
Overtime $45.00
Annual Data $0$118K
Bonus $6,500
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$24,941 - $118,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 24%