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After graduation, vehicle and aircraft mechanics graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $99,517, while the bottom 20% make closer to $29,867. The median grad salary is $54,519.
Vehicle and Aircraft Mechanics graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in vehicle and aircraft mechanics is $47,283, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $58,682.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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