How much does a Avionics Technician make?

Updated May 17, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$50,366 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,123 salaries

$33K

Low

$50K

Average

$78K

High

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The national average salary for a Avionics Technician is $50,366 in United States. Filter by location to see Avionics Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,123 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Avionics Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Avionics Technician$50,366 /yr
L3
Senior Avionics Technician$60,191 /yr
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US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Avionics Technician

$44,100

 /yr
Range: $13K - $370K
313 salaries
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$13K

$370K

$13,482 - $370,263 Range

US Marine Corps
4

US Marine Corps

Avionics Technician

$39,124

 /yr
Range: $19K - $119K

$19K

$119K

$18,625 - $119,329 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Avionics Technician

$46,085

 /yr
Range: $23K - $93K

$23K

$93K

$23,289 - $92,995 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Avionics Technician

$50,667

 /yr
Range: $27K - $69K

$27K

$69K

$26,861 - $69,305 Range

General Atomics
3.8

General Atomics

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $24 - $52

$24

$52

$24 - $52 Range

Gulfstream
3.5

Gulfstream

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $23 - $41

$23

$41

$23 - $41 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $26 - $42

$26

$42

$26 - $42 Range

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Sierra Nevada Corporation
3.9

Sierra Nevada Corporation

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $23 - $34

$23

$34

$23 - $34 Range

L3 Technologies
3.2

L3 Technologies

Avionics Technician

$79,323

 /yr
Range: $56K - $91K

$56K

$91K

$56,174 - $91,211 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $18 - $36

$18

$36

$18 - $36 Range

SpaceX
4.2

SpaceX

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $18 - $29

$18

$29

$18 - $29 Range

Duncan Aviation
3.8

Duncan Aviation

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $18 - $30

$18

$30

$18 - $30 Range

CSC
3.7

CSC

Avionics Technician

$47,181

 /yr
Range: $44K - $55K

$44K

$55K

$44,326 - $55,013 Range

Bombardier
3.4

Bombardier

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $20 - $35

$20

$35

$20 - $35 Range

United Airlines
4.1

United Airlines

Avionics Technician

$58,265

 /yr
Range: $50K - $126K

$50K

$126K

$49,524 - $125,925 Range

DynCorp International
3.7

DynCorp International

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $22 - $43

$22

$43

$22 - $43 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Avionics Technician - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $25 - $46

$25

$46

$25 - $46 Range

US Marine Corps
4

US Marine Corps

Avionics Technician - Contractor

$30,732

 /yr
Range: $22K - $62K

$22K

$62K

$22,137 - $62,023 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Avionics Technician - Contractor

$35,895

 /yr
Range: $20K - $51K

$20K

$51K

$19,802 - $50,557 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Avionics Technician

$68,668

 /yr
Range: $49K - $128K

$49K

$128K

$49,415 - $127,762 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Avionics Technician salaries

The average salary for a Avionics Technician is $50,366 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 1123 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Avionics Technician employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Avionics Technician in United States is $77,859 per year.

The lowest salary for a Avionics Technician in United States is $32,581 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent avionics technician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$30
hourly
An Avionics Technician in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$34
hourly
An Avionics Technician in the Pensacola, FL Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pensacola, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$63,528
per year
An Avionics Electrical Technician in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $63,528 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$30
hourly
An Aviation Maintenance Technician (A&P) in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
An Aviation Maintenance Technician in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$6,000
monthly
An Aviation Maintenance Technician in the Kodiak, AK Area area reported making $6,000 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Kodiak, AK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$40,000
per year
An Avionics Technician in the Louisville, KY Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Louisville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$7,000
monthly
An Avionics Technician in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $7,000 per month
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$60,000
per year
An Avionics Mechanic in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government