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Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

This career: $26.58
Statewide median: $18.15

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians

Area Low Median High
U S
$16.93 $27.39 $41.58
Minnesota
$10.88 $26.58 $41.12
Central Minnesota
$21.11 $27.87 $32
Northeast Minnesota
$23.54 $27.96 $31.34
Northwest Minnesota
$15.29 $31.23 $37.35
Southeast Minnesota
$15.50 $19.29 $41.50
Southwest Minnesota
$12.95 $17.18 $27.31
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$10.65 $26.05 $41.92

"Low" indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 1,420 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians most often work?

 

Current Demand

This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 340 new Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians to meet market demand between 2012-2022. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians
  Employment Employment Change
2012 2022 Number Percent
U S 121,700 124,700 3,000 2.4%
Minnesota 1,269 1,164 -105 -8.3%
  2010 2020 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 35 34 -1 -2.9%
Northeast Minnesota 67 61 -6 -9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,040 919 -121 -11.6%
Southwest Minnesota 50 62 12 24%
Northwest Minnesota 55 60 5 9.1%
Southeast Minnesota 40 41 1 2.5%


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