Careers in Aviation Maintenance – Infographic
There is an abundance of careers available in the Aviation Maintenance industry, such as, Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Mechanics, Avionics Technicians and Inspection Authorized (IA) Mechanics to name a few. Aircraft mechanic and avionic technician careers in Aviation Maintenance are needed as aircraft production expands. The aviation industry offers exceptional pay and long-term job security. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the the median hourly earnings for aviation technicians throughout one’s career span is $26.55 per hour, that’s over $55,000 a year.
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[box type=”shadow”]SOURCES – Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Aircraft and Avionics Equipment Mechanics and Technicians, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/installation-maintenance-and-repair/aircraft-and-avionics-equipment-mechanics-and-technicians.htm (visited January 20, 2014).[/box]