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Aircraft Structure and Systems Assemblers

Assemble, fit, and install parts of aircraft.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$21.84 / hour    Read more about wages


National Data
Growth rate:  -15.9%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Operate cutting equipment.
  • Operate metal or plastic forming equipment.
  • Monitor equipment operation to ensure proper functioning.
  • Review blueprints or other instructions to determine operational methods or sequences.
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