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The average airframe and powerplant mechanic (a and p mechanic) salary in District of Columbia, United States is $56,065 or an hourly rate of $27. This is 13% higher (+$6,252) than the average airframe and powerplant mechanic (a and p mechanic) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,766.
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An entry level airframe and powerplant mechanic (a and p mechanic) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,986. On the other end, a senior level airframe and powerplant mechanic (a and p mechanic) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $73,941.

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Job Description
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies, such as hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Includes helicopter and aircraft engine specialists. Excludes “Avionics Technician" (49-2091).

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