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Experimental Aircraft & Engine Mechanic Field & Hangar Salary
in Alabama, United States

$46,577 (USD)

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Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Experimental Aircraft & Engine Mechanic Field & Hangar is $46,577 a year and $22 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Experimental Aircraft & Engine Mechanic Field & Hangar is between $34,163 and $56,908. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects, tests, repairs, maintains, services, and alters experimental and prototype aircraft, engines, accessories, and components according to governmental, company, and customer requirements.
  • Assembles and installs aircraft electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and structural accessories and components, such as ejection seats, hatch mechanisms, and safety belts, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Installs, operates, and adjusts test apparatus, such as recorders, oscillographs, limit switches, inverters, thermocouples, instruments, cameras, timing devices, and photo recorders.
  • Operates aircraft engines and systems, such as hydraulic, air-conditioning, pressurization, fuel, controls, and landing gear, to diagnose malfunctions, using test equipment, such as hydraulic test bench, pressure ratio bench, water injection test cart, and ground power unit.
  • Repairs, adjusts, aligns, and calibrates aircraft systems.
  • Modifies aircraft structure or components following drawings, engineering orders, and other technical publications, as required.
  • Services and maintains gaseous, liquid oxygen, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems on aircraft.
  • May specialize in testing and modifying spacecraft systems.
Experimental Aircraft & Engine Mechanic Field & Hangar Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

Job family population: 131,500

Estimated population of Experimental Aircraft & Engine Mechanic Field & Hangar jobs: 4,961

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Experimental Aircraft & Engine Mechanic Field & Hangar Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Small Engine Mechanic
Mar 7
Harrell Small Engines
A certification/license in small engine repair or 2+ years of experience in this field is preferred
Field Service Technician / Road Mechanic
Feb 12
Montgomery, AL, USA
Karcher North America Inc
... Mechanic / Field Service Technician to join our high caliber team of professionals in the ... Material Handling, Floor care equipment or Liquid Propane (LP) Engine repair experience is a plus ...
Mar 1
Decatur, AL, USA
Air Products
... engine troubleshooting and repair experience • Welding knowledge and experience preferred • ... engineering fields, nuclear power, aircraft maintenance, cryogenic technicians, and civil ...
Laser Field Service Engineer - Auburn, AL - Montgomery
Mar 10
Montgomery, Alabama, USA
Background in service on / with mechanical, vacuum, electrical, and electronic systems ... Whether it's the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we've ...
Mechanical Engineer SENIOR
Jan 18
Anniston, AL, USA
BAE Systems, Inc.
Analyze Field/Test Incident Reports and determine root-cause including design defects and ... theory, experimentation, test, and troubleshooting to a technical project. * Self-starter ...
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