• Avionics Technicians
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  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 53,710
    $37,060 range bar $75,610
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Fast Growing
  • Avionics technicians install, inspect, test, adjust, or repair avionics equipment such as radar, radio, navigation, and missile control systems in aircraft or space vehicles.

What do they typically do

  • Interpret flight test data to diagnose malfunctions and systemic performance problems
  • Set up and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight tests of electrical and electronic systems
  • Use hand tools and soldering irons to connect components to assemblies such as radio systems, instruments, magnetos, inverters, and in-flight refueling systems
  • Coordinate work with that of engineers, technicians, and other aircraft maintenance personnel
  • Adjust, repair, or replace malfunctioning components or assemblies using hand tools or soldering irons
  • Keep records of maintenance and repair work
  • Install electrical and electronic components, assemblies, and systems in aircraft using hand tools, power tools, or soldering irons
  • Test and troubleshoot instruments, components, and assemblies using circuit testers, oscilloscopes, or voltmeters

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.8%
Job Opening 31

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