Florida Aviation Mechanic Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Aircraft Mechanics in Florida

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Fast Facts for Aircraft Mechanics in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Walton Beach, Palm Bay and Miami
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tallahassee, Tampa and Cape Coral
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Miami, Orlando and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Aircraft Mechanics in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Cape Coral, Orlando and West Palm Beach

Schools for Aircraft Mechanics in Florida are listed below.

Selected Airplane Mechanic Schools in Florida

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More Florida Airplane Mechanic Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Broward College Fort Lauderdale Associate 31,730
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Daytona Beach Masters 4,978
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide Daytona Beach Masters 15,189
Florida Community College at Jacksonville Jacksonville Bachelor 24,939

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Aircraft Mechanics

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Aircraft Mechanics

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Aircraft Mechanics relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Jacksonville 1650 $46630 2.95
Cape Coral 80 $51430 0.36
Fort Myers 80 $51430 0.36
Crestview 350 $60480 3.8
Fort Walton Beach 350 $60480 3.8
Destin 350 $60480 3.8
Deltona 110 $44080 0.67
Daytona Beach 110 $44080 0.67
Ormond Beach 110 $44080 0.67
Orlando 1820 $66270 1.81
Kissimmee 1820 $66270 1.81
Sanford 1820 $66270 1.81
Palm Bay 580 $59810 3.28
Melbourne 580 $59810 3.28
Titusville 580 $59810 3.28
Panama City 290 $55420 4.06
Pensacola 490 $54500 3.33
Ferry Pass 490 $54500 3.33
Brent 490 $54500 3.33
Port St. Lucie 160 $28320 1.33
Lakeland 50 $49060 0.25
Winter Haven 50 $49060 0.25
Miami 5130 $52800 2.34
Fort Lauderdale 5130 $52800 2.34
West Palm Beach 5130 $52800 2.34
North Port 40 $63820 0.15
Sarasota 40 $63820 0.15
Bradenton 40 $63820 0.15
Sebastian 0 $43960 0
Vero Beach 0 $43960 0
Tallahassee 0 $55690 0
Tampa 600 $56860 0.55
St. Petersburg 600 $56860 0.55
Clearwater 600 $56860 0.55
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