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Air Carrier Operations Inspector Salary
in Illinois, United States

$62,594 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Carrier Operations Inspector is $62,594 a year and $30 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Air Carrier Operations Inspector is between $45,402 and $76,923. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Conducts examinations and flight tests to determine individual's ability to qualify for aircraft pilot's license.
  • Administers both oral and written examinations to determine applicant's knowledge of flight rules and regulations, communications, and airport landing procedures.
  • Accompanies pilot on check flight to assess flying skill, stability under emergency conditions, and ability to maintain control of aircraft under flying emergencies.
  • Issues pilot's license to individuals meeting standards.
  • Investigates aircraft accidents and complaints to determine cause and responsibility.
  • Prepares accident and flight activity reports.
  • Recommends changes in federal flight rules and regulations based on knowledge of operating conditions, aircraft improvements, and other factors.
  • Observes flight activities of crop dusters, flying schools charter services, private pilots, and other licensed aircraft owners within assigned geographical area to ensure conformance to flight and safety regulations.
Air Carrier Operations Inspector Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Transportation Inspectors

Job family population: 30,030

Estimated population of Air Carrier Operations Inspector jobs: 485

Rate of error: 4.3%

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Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Air Carrier Operations Inspector Job Listings for Illinois, United States

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... efficient operation of commercial/industrial HVACR equipment/systems. You are responsible for ... Inspect for Quality Install or Repair Work Orders Escalate Issues YOU MUST HAVE * 5+ years ...
Operations Manager - Aviation Industry
May 21
Chicago, IL, USA
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Director Of Plant Operations and Environmental Services
May 21
Evanston, IL, USA
Morrison Community Living
Maintains the department in an "inspection ready" state at all times * Implements changes to the ... Must have technical knowledge of electric/plumbing/HVAC * Must have a working knowledge of Life ...
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