The average hourly pay for an Aircraft Refueler is $12.96.
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Job Description for Aircraft Refueler
An aircraft refueler is responsible for supplying fuel to airplanes, helicopters, and other aircraft. The refuler may work for the military or for a commercial entity. The aircraft refueler should determine the quality of fuel, temperature, and water content, in order to ensure safety. It is also important to inspect all of the associated fuel system components within the aircraft to make sure that fuel is being distributed safely and efficiently. Parts, such as strainers and filters, should b…Read more
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Popular Skills for Aircraft Refueler
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Maintenance, HAZMAT, Customer Service and Safety Compliance.
Pay by Experience Level for Aircraft Refueler
An entry-level Aircraft Refueler with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.75 based on 30 salaries. An early career Aircraft Refueler with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.27 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Aircraft Refueler with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.33 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Aircraft Refueler with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.45 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Aircraft Refueler in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 15.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sacramento, California (15.7% more) and New York, New York (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (27.4% less), Houston, Texas (16.0% less) and Page, Arizona (7.4% less).
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