Salary for Aviation Inspectors

Also known as:  Aircraft Inspector, Aircraft Landing Gear Inspector, Aircraft Quality Control Inspector, Airworthiness Safety Inspector, Freight Inspector, Locomotive Inspector, Motor Vehicle Emissions Inspector, Railroad Car Inspector, Railroad Inspector, School Bus Inspector

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These workers inspect aircraft, air control devices, air navigation aids and all related items. This occupation may or may not be dangerous depending on the goods that are inspected. To become an aviation inspector, one must first attend vocational school, have related work experience or acquire an associate's degree. Before beginning official work, one to two years of formal training may be required.

A Aviation Inspector can receive salaries ranging between $35,560 and $132,710 based on tenure and industry expertise. will normally receive a wage of eigthy-one thousand three hundred and twenty dollars on an annual basis.

obtain the highest pay in District of Columbia, where they get an average salary rate of approximately $110,870. They have the best average pay in Public Administration, where they can get pay of $85,910.

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INDUSTRIES

Aviation Inspectors tend to make the most in the following industries:

Public Administration
$85,910
Wholesale Trade
$85,470
Transportation and Warehousing
$84,530
Manufacturing
$83,290
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$76,250
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$72,320

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Other Services (except Public Administration)
$36,910
Retail Trade
$49,530
Educational Services
$67,400
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$72,320
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$76,250
Manufacturing
$83,290