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Engineer Flight Salary

How much does a Engineer Flight make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Engineer Flight

$78,485 (USD)/yr

$38 (USD)/hr

$2,166 (USD)/yr

$77,479 (USD)/yr

$37 (USD)/hr

$2,166 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Inspects aircraft prior to takeoff for defects, such as fuel or oil leaks and malfunctions in electrical, hydraulic, or pressurization systems, according to preflight checklist, and performs other preflight, in-flight, and post flight inspections, adjustments, and minor repairs to ensure safe and efficient operation of aircraft. Verifies passenger and cargo distribution and amount of fuel to ensure that weight and balance specifications are met. Monitors control panel to verify aircraft performance, and regulates engine speed according to instructions of Commercial Airplane Pilot.
The average engineer flight salary in United States is $78,485 or an equivalent hourly rate of $38. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,166. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$55,732 (USD)

$97,091 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$90,986 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Engineer Flight will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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