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Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic Salary
in Alabama, United States

$37,789 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic is $37,789 a year and $18 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic is between $28,256 and $45,710. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic. 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

  • Lays out, fabricates, and assembles developmental or experimental structural and mechanical parts and assemblies, and installs parts and assemblies in prototype aircraft or spacecraft, following engineering information, using precision instruments, handtools, power tools, and shop equipment: reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, loft information, and related engineering data to plan sequence of operations and methods for fabricating, assembling, and installing parts and assemblies.
  • Lays out radii, angle, and dimensions of parts on assorted materials, using precision measuring and marking instruments, such as gauges, calipers, scale, and scriber, applying trigonometric calculations to solve layout problems.
  • Sets up and operates shop equipment, such as bandsaw, lathe, table saw, drill press, shear, and brake, to shape and form parts.
  • Verifies dimensions of parts, using precision measuring instruments.
  • Drills, countersinks, and reams holes in parts and assemblies for bolts, rivets, and other fasteners, using power tools.
  • Aligns and joins structural assemblies, using transit, sight level, handtools, power tools, clamps, and fasteners.
  • Installs experimental parts and assemblies in prototype structure to verify accuracy of layout and assembly.
  • Tests functional performance of installed parts.
  • Confers with engineers to resolve fabrication and installation problems.
  • May fabricate or modify tooling, such as jigs, fixtures, templates, and form blocks.
  • May fabricate and assemble reduced-scale mockups of parts and assemblies.
  • May be designated by type of part or assembly developed.
Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic jobs: 9,969

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Hydraulic & Plumbing Development Mechanic Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Heavy Equipment Mechanic with Hydraulic experience
Mar 13
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
Kelly Services
Kelly Engineering has an opening for an experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic with Hydraulic ... Expertise and competency is developed a systematic technical training program, as well as in ...
Automotive Technician / Mechanic - Prattville, AL
Mar 14
Prattville, AL, USA
At Bridgestone we offer the most competitive development program in the industry designed with one ... Job Responsibilities : • Diagnose and repair to specifications - brake and hydraulic, exhaust ...
Maintenance Mechanic (2nd Shift and 3rd Shift Available)
Feb 27
Gadsden, AL, USA
Possesses highly developed knowledge of mechanics, hydraulics, pneumatics electronics PLC controls, VFD's, & power transmission equipment. Troubleshoots/repairs manufacturing equipment, utilities ...
Chief Engineer - Valves
Mar 15
Birmingham, AL, USA
Snelling BHAM
... on product development. Must Haves: * Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering an absolute ... Knowledge of plumbing systems, valve function and design (strength of materials, hydraulics, etc
Mechanical Estimator
Feb 19
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
The Perillo Group
... design development and construction documents. They must interface with other estimating ... Minimum 3 years' experience completing estimates for HVAC, plumbing, and process systems. * Strong ...
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