Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

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Occupation Description

Aircraft mechanics and service technicians diagnose, adjust, repair, work on or renovate aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems in a field that also includes those working as helicopter and aircraft engine specialists.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

119160

Job Openings By 2020

45200

Growth Rate

6.3%

Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
Specific Programs:

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth