Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors

National Occupation Code (NOC): 2244  ยท  Browse All Occupations

This unit group includes mechanics and technicians who install, adjust, repair and overhaul aircraft instrument, electrical or avionics systems on aircraft. This unit group also includes avionics inspectors who inspect instrument, electrical and avionics systems following assembly, modification, repair or overhaul. Workers in this unit group are employed by aircraft manufacturing, maintenance, repair and overhaul establishments and by airlines and other aircraft operators.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Aircraft And Missile Electrotechnician - Avionics
  • Aircraft Avionics Technician
  • Aircraft Electrical Equipment Inspector And Tester
  • Aircraft Electrical Inspector
  • Aircraft Electrical Mechanic
  • Aircraft Electrical System Mechanic
  • Aircraft Electrical Technician
  • Aircraft Electrician
  • Aircraft Electronic Components Technician
  • Aircraft Electronic Equipment Inspector And Tester
  • Aircraft Electronic Equipment Installer
  • Aircraft Electronic System Mechanic
  • Aircraft Electronics Inspector
  • Aircraft Instrument Inspector
  • Aircraft Instrument Mechanic
  • Aircraft Instrument Technician
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) - Avionics
  • AME (aircraft Maintenance Engineer) - Avionics
  • Apprentice Avionics Technician
  • Aviation Electrical Components Technician
  • Aviation Electronic Components Technician
  • Aviation Instrument Technician
  • Avionics And Electronics Calibration Specialist
  • Avionics Inspector
  • Avionics Maintenance Technician
  • Avionics Mechanic
  • Avionics Systems Installer
  • Avionics Technician
  • Certified Avionics Technician
  • Communications Equipment Repairer - Avionics
  • Electrical Accessories Shop Inspector - Avionics
  • Electrical And Electronics Technician - Avionics
  • Electronic Accessories Repair And Overhaul Mechanic - Avionics
  • Electronics Mechanic - Avionics
  • Electrotechnician - Avionics
  • Instrument Inspector And Tester - Avionics
  • Instrument Mechanic - Avionics
  • Instrument Overhaul And Repair Mechanic - Avionics
  • Instrument Overhaul Technician - Avionics
  • Instrument Shop Inspector - Avionics
  • Instruments And Accessories Inspector - Avionics
  • Missile Electronics Inspector
  • Missile Electrotechnician - Avionics
  • Precision Instrument Technician - Avionics
  • Radio And Electronic Overhaul And Repair Mechanic - Avionics
  • Radio And Radar Equipment Inspector - Avionics
  • Radio And Radar Equipment Installer - Avionics
  • Radio Communication Equipment Repairer - Avionics
  • Radio Communication Equipment Repairman/woman - Avionics
  • Rocket Components Mechanic - Avionics
  • Shop Inspector - Avionics
  • Technician, Aircraft Instruments
  • Aircraft Electrical Technician
  • Aircraft Electrician
  • Aircraft Instrument Inspector
  • Aircraft Instrument Mechanic
  • Aircraft Instrument Technician
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) - Avionics
  • Avionics Inspector
  • Avionics Maintenance Technician
  • Avionics Technician
  • Instrument Overhaul And Repair Mechanic - Avionics

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $29,101
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $67,891
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $78,008
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $68,489
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors.

Gender Median Income
Male $68,489
Female $72,179
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 35
25 to 34 years 50
35 to 44 years 80
45 to 54 years 105
55 to 64 years 85
65 to 74 years 25
75 years and over 0
Total 375
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 130
Part Time 235
Total 370
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 305
Female 65
Total 375
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 355
Self Employed 20
Total 375
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 355
Unemployed 20
Total 375
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 70
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 185
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 25
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 65
Total 370
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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