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Airport Electrician Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$61,222 (USD)

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The average pay for an Airport Electrician is $61,222 a year and $29 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Airport Electrician is between $44,843 and $74,864. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Airport Electrician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Plans layout, installs, inspects, and maintains lighting systems, lights, and beacons at airport or flying field: inspects lighting systems and advises manager, airport of need to repair or upgrade airport lighting systems.
  • Installs lighting systems in compliance with federal aviation administration recommendations.
  • Inspects beacon and lights, such as boundary, runway, obstacle, and airport-control lights, replacing defective lenses or bulbs and cleaning or repairing equipment.
  • May drive and operate floodlight truck at crashes or other emergencies.
  • May place warning flares about airfield during power failure or emergency.
  • May be on constant call to make emergency repairs.
Airport Electrician Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Electricians

Job family population: 631,080

Estimated population of Airport Electrician jobs: 27,111

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Airport Electrician Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Apr 18
Manhattan, NY, USA
ALSO HIRING FOR CONSTRUCTION LABORERS, OSHA 30, WITH OWN CAR to work in Long Island Airport Parking ... Must have at least 3 years of experience working as an electrician OR carpenter (sheetrock ...
Assistant Fleet Manager
May 14
Garden City, USA
We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing ... Must possess a basic understanding of the theory of electricity and also be able to read and ...
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