The average hourly pay for a Line Service Technician is $13.58.
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Job Description for Line Service Technician
The line service technician is a position that is employed exclusively by flight support companies. These companies generally prefer applicants who have a high school diploma or GED and at least a few months of experience, but some are willing to train new workers on the job. Applicants must also have a valid driver's license in the state in which they work. Line service technicians generally work in airports and will be on their feet and moving around in vehicles for most of the day. Their mai…Read more
Line Service Technician Tasks
- Conduct aircraft refueling operations and park arriving aircrafts.
- Handle baggage, remove trash, and perform other requests.
- Ensure aircraft storage hangars are clean and perform quality assurance checks on fuel.
- Marshal aircraft arriving and departing ramp areas.
Popular Employer Salaries for Line Service Technician
The top respondents for the job title Line Service Technician are from the companies Signature Flight Support, Landmark Aviation and Atlantic Aviation Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Signature Flight Support where the average pay is $14.45. Landmark Aviation pays the lowest at around $12.00.
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Popular Skills for Line Service Technician
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Skills in Customer Service, Safety Compliance, Technical Services, Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Line Service Technician
An entry-level Line Service Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.30 based on 51 salaries. An early career Line Service Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.16 based on 192 salaries. A mid-career Line Service Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.41 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Line Service Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.83 based on 44 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Line Service Technician in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 20.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Teterboro, New Jersey (19.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (10.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Raleigh, North Carolina (13.2% less) and Orlando, Florida (9.0% less).
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