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Wind Tunnel Mechanic Salary
in Vermont, United States

$43,834 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wind Tunnel Mechanic is $43,834 a year and $21 an hour in Vermont, United States. The average salary range for a Wind Tunnel Mechanic is between $32,553 and $53,245. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Vermont, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Constructs, modifies, maintains, and services wind and propulsion tunnel research facilities used to test models of aircraft components, utilizing knowledge of engineering test methods and procedures, using handtools, power tools, machines, and equipment: installs and aligns mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic test equipment and models on support structures, using handtools, power tools, and precision instruments.
  • Installs instrumentation, such as thermocouples and pressure taps, on model and test equipment.
  • Inspects test setup and operates equipment to detect and correct malfunctions.
  • Maintains instrumentation equipment and accessories, such as pressure valves, icing indicators, drive units, spray units, and pumps.
  • Confers with engineering and other personnel during testing and modifies model, test support structure, or test equipment as directed.
Wind Tunnel Mechanic Job Prevalence in Vermont, United States

Job family: Industrial Machinery Mechanics

Job family population: 341,260

Estimated population of Wind Tunnel Mechanic jobs: 78,736

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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