PSA Airlines Offering Up to $32,500 in Sign-on Bonuses for Mechanics

PSA Airlines has announced a series of bonuses totaling up to $32,500 for aircraft mechanics who join PSA at its Dayton, Ohio or Savannah, Georgia, maintenance base by April 30, 2024. Bonus opportunities include a $15,000 sign-on bonus for joining as an aircraft maintenance technician or lead in Dayton or Savannah. A $5,000 sign-on bonus is being offered for those who join at other PSA maintenance bases, including Canton/Akron, Ohio; Charlotte, N.C.; Cincinnati; Pensacola, Fla.; Norfolk, Va.; Greenville, S.C.; and Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas.

Other bonuses applicable to all PSA maintenance bases include an experience bonus for qualified aircraft maintenance technicians ($12,500 bonus for over three years of experience; $10,000 bonus for over two to three years of experience; and $7,500 for one to two years of experience) as well as a $5,000 toolbox or cash-in option. The company also offers $7,500 in relocation assistance for non-local candidates who are hired.

“At PSA, we place safety above all. Adding more experience and depth to our maintenance team will not only ensure we remain among the safest airlines in the industry, but it will also further drive reliability and our ability to operate more planes, providing customers with greater access to air travel,” said Richard Ugarte, vice president, maintenance and engineering at PSA. “Anyone who loves working on iconic planes like our all-CRJ jet fleet and who wants to be part of a driven, reliable and caring culture that provides unlimited career growth opportunities should apply today to join PSA’s maintenance team.”

In addition to lucrative sign-on and experience bonuses, like all PSA team members, PSA maintenance team members receive flight benefits for them and their eligible family and friends on American Airlines’ global network.

PSA Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines and operates an all-jet fleet consisting of exclusively Bombardier regional jet aircraft. PSA owns 51 Bombardier CRJ700 aircraft and 80 Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft. To apply, go to