Thank you. We'll take a look, and if it's relevant we'll publish the story.
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
There hasn't been enough votes on this occupation yet
or $31.43 hourly
as of 2021
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Assisting and Caring for Others
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (70)
Assisting and Caring for Others (58)
Social Perceptiveness (50)
not very important
How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
Thank you, your vote has recorded. We are currently compiling votes and will display the results once we have sufficient data.
How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians' job openings is expected to rise 6.1% by 2031
'Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians' was $65,380, or $31.43 hourly
'Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians' are paid 42.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as aircraft mechanics and service technicians?
As of 2021 there were 125,440 people employed as Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians within the United States.
This represents around 0.09% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians.
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
SOC Code: 49-3011.00
If you're thinking of starting a new career, or looking to change jobs, we've created a handy job search tool which might just help you land that perfect new role.
Search jobs in your local area