Yes, aircraft mechanics earn a good salary. Pay varies according to experience, location, and other factors. The annual salary for aircraft mechanics ranges from $35,000 to $110,000. Hourly rates range from $20 to $50 per hour. The average annual median salary for aircraft mechanics is $73,050. The total cost of Epic’s aircraft mechanic program is just $22,880 (application fee: $45, tuition: $19,500; books: $300; tools you will keep: $1,500; 3 FAA exams at $160 each; final FAA oral and practical exam at $1,050) – a sound investment in your career.