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Aircraft Mock Up Builder Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$43,069 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Aircraft Mock Up Builder is $43,069 a year and $21 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for an Aircraft Mock Up Builder is between $32,116 and $52,184. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Lays out, fabricates, and assembles full-scale master mock-ups and prototypes of experimental and production aircraft and spacecraft structures and components, according to specifications, using machines, handtools, and power tools: lays out lines and contours of structures and components on metallic and nonmetallic materials, utilizing knowledge of trigonometry to determine radius angles and dimensions, according to engineering drawings, sketches, loft data, or verbal instructions.
  • Sets up and operates shop equipment, such as bandsaw, lathe, planer, and drill press, to fabricate parts, such as ribs, empennage, wings, and landing gear.
  • Drills, countersinks, and reams holes in parts and assemblies for bolts, screws, and other fasteners, using power tools.
  • Forms frames and bases from plaster, using cutting, shaping, and finishing tools.
  • Grinds, files, and sands parts to finished dimensions.
  • Aligns and fits parts and assemblies, using fixtures and precision measuring instruments.
  • Joins parts, using fasteners, such as bolts, screws, and clamps, or glue.
  • Confers with liaison personnel to discuss development problems or to recommend modifications if mock-up cannot be fabricated or assembled as designed.
Aircraft Mock Up Builder Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 5,820

Estimated population of Aircraft Mock Up Builder jobs: 677

Rate of error: 6.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

Aircraft Mock Up Builder Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Aerospace Mechanical Engineer
May 23
Prosper, TX, USA
Martin UAV LLC
Experience with aircraft fabrication, assembly, or modification * Experience in SolidWorks or ... Company Description At Martin UAV, our mission is to build the world's most advanced unmanned ...
Digital Product Manager
Jun 12
Fort Worth, United States
Prudent Technologies and Consulting
... and approve design mock up and wireframes that meet expectations of desired features and ... Build rapport, trust, and credibility quickly. Train the trainer and support teams to become ...
Software Testing Engineer
Mar 29
Prosper, TX, USA
Martin UAV LLC
Exposure to a wide variety of aircraft software development standards. * Significant experience in ... Company Description At Martin UAV, our mission is to build the world's most advanced unmanned ...
UI/UX Designer - Greystone Data Technology
Mar 26
Southlake, TX, USA
Greystone Data Technology
Manages and maintains code repositories and build processes Necessary Skills * Working knowledge of design, mock-up, wireframe tools (Sketch, UX Pin, Adobe, etc.) * Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop ...
Avionics Software Developer
May 17
Richardson, TX, USA
Keep up-to-date with current programming tools and practices * Participate in planning activities ... Provide guidance into decisions like feasibility analyses, build/buy decisions, etc. * Provide ...
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