How to Get a Job in Aviation

Though its not the heyday era of 1960's airline travel, the aviation industry worldwide is still in hiring mode. Especially pilots. From CFI's (certified flight instructors) to the major airlines there aren't enough pilots to go around. JetBlue is even starting their own flight school to train their own.

Flight attendants and aircraft mechanics also are roles the airlines are actively hiring for. So in this post we'll provide you with some resources to get a jumpstart on your aviation career.

Aviation Job Sites

Airline Career Pages

Facebook Groups for Aviation

Entry level salaries for pilots are low. You'll have to pay your dues flying regional jets before you can jump to the majors where salaries average over 100k. New Flight attendants earn an average salary of $30k but you do get to travel as a perk of the job.

Good luck flying to work!