How much money does a person working in Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense make in Singapore?
8,348 SGD per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense in Singapore typically earns around 8,348 SGD per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Aeronautical Engineer||8,023 SGD|
|Aerospace Engineer||8,731 SGD|
|Aerospace Technician||7,183 SGD|
|Air Crew Officer||6,524 SGD|
|Air Traffic Assistant||7,296 SGD|
|Air Traffic Controller||8,096 SGD|
|Aircraft Captain||9,546 SGD|
|Aircraft Electrician||7,069 SGD|
|Aircraft Engineer||8,396 SGD|
|Aircraft Fueler||5,751 SGD|
|Aircraft Maintenance Manager||8,986 SGD|
|Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor||8,360 SGD|
|Aircraft Maintenance Technician||5,696 SGD|
|Aircraft Mechanic||6,661 SGD|
|Aircraft Quality Assurance||9,557 SGD|
|Airfield Management Specialist||9,639 SGD|
|Airfield Operations Specialist||9,110 SGD|
|Airline Cabin Crew||8,356 SGD|
|Airline Copilot||8,780 SGD|
|Airlines Sales Manager||8,486 SGD|
|Airlines Structural Assembler||5,484 SGD|
|Airport Services Agent||6,814 SGD|
|Airport Services Manager||10,313 SGD|
|Assistant Aircraft Mechanic||6,341 SGD|
|Aviation Analyst||9,230 SGD|
|Aviation Inspector||7,805 SGD|
|Aviation Manager||10,643 SGD|
|Aviation Operations Controller||8,363 SGD|
|Aviation Resources Manager||10,298 SGD|
|Aviation Safety Manager||10,653 SGD|
|Aviation Safety Officer||8,329 SGD|
|Aviation Technician||5,588 SGD|
|Cargo Executive||7,035 SGD|
|Chief Pilot||8,886 SGD|
|First Officer||7,110 SGD|
|Fleet Management Officer||6,914 SGD|
|Flight Attendant||6,565 SGD|
|Flight Scheduler||8,172 SGD|
|Flight Simulation Engineer||7,101 SGD|
|Freight and Cargo Inspector||7,053 SGD|
|Helicopter Pilot||9,080 SGD|
|Loading Bridge Operator||5,658 SGD|
|Ramp Agent||6,142 SGD|
|Reservations Sales Agent||6,525 SGD|
|Safety and Quality Specialist||6,937 SGD|
|Test Pilot||8,598 SGD|
Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense Jobs Salary Distribution in Singapore
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense salaries in Singapore range between 5,657 SGD per month (minimum salary) to 11,524 SGD per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 8,097 SGD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense are earning less than 8,097 SGD while the other half are earning more than 8,097 SGD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense are earning less than 6,189 SGD while 75% of them are earning more than 6,189 SGD. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense are earning less than 9,222 SGD while 25% are earning more than 9,222 SGD.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense Salary Forecast and Trend in Singapore
How do Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +4% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +2% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +2% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense salaries in Singapore are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 2% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense Hourly Average Wage in Singapore
48 SGD per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Singapore for Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense is 48 SGD. This means that the average person in Singapore earns approximatly 48 SGD for every worked hour.
Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense VS Other Jobs
We compared Singapore salaries for Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense and All Jobs and we found that Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace / Defense salaries are 2% less than those of All Jobs.
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