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Airbus is a commercial airplane, helicopter and military transport manufacturer.

What's the average pay for an aircraft fitter at Airbus?

The average pay for a fitter at Airbus is between £30.4k and £46.4k per year.

The top paying employers for mechanical fitters are Rolls-Royce, Airbus and BAE Systems.

Last updated 24 February 2024

What is the Real Living Wage?

The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

Location Real Living Wage
London £13.15
Rest of the UK £12.00

What is the legal minimum wage?

The minimum wage is the legal minimum you must be paid per hour.

Age group Legal minimum wage
Under 18 £5.28
18-20 £7.49
21-22 £10.18
23 or older £10.42

How we know this

Based on data from 24 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between April 2022 and February 2024.

Who pays mechanical fitters the most?

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What are mechanical fitters saying about pay at Airbus?

  • Best thing

    Pay, training, fulfilment, fascinating industry

    Worst thing

    Stress, ego culture, bullying


    Airbus Maintenance engineering, September 2020

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