How much does a Air Force Pilot make?

Updated Jun 14, 2021

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$73,773 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,226 salaries

$42K

Low

$74K

Average

$128K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Air Force Pilot is $73,773 in United States. Filter by location to see Air Force Pilot salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,226 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Air Force Pilot employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Pilot$96,773 /yr
L3
Senior Pilot$73,975 /yr
L4
Staff Pilot$73,975 /yr
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US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Air Force Pilot

$107,719

 /yr
Range: $9K - $188K
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$9K

$188K

$9,098 - $188,344 Range

United States Federal Government
4.1

United States Federal Government

Air Force Pilot

$116,874

 /yr
Range: $74K - $156K

$74K

$156K

$74,205 - $155,875 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Air Force Pilot

$82,388

 /yr
Range: $75K - $138K

$75K

$138K

$75,382 - $137,858 Range

Air National Guard
4.4

Air National Guard

Air Force Pilot

$114,086

 /yr
Range: $14K - $126K

$14K

$126K

$14,362 - $126,000 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Air Force Pilot - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $11

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Air Force Reserve
4.3

Air Force Reserve

Air Force Pilot

$108,448

 /yr
Range: $96K - $128K

$96K

$128K

$95,968 - $128,211 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Air Force Pilot
About 

$101K -$126K

$101K

$126K

$100,758 - $125,913 Range

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Intuit
4.4

Intuit

Air Force Pilot
About 

$161K -$193K

$161K

$193K

$160,952 - $192,978 Range

US Department of Defense
4.1

US Department of Defense

Air Force Pilot
About 

$50K -$110K

$50K

$110K

$49,785 - $110,044 Range

The Home Depot
3.8

The Home Depot

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Air Force Pilot
About 

$44K -$47K

$44K

$47K

$43,640 - $46,894 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Air Force Pilot
About 

$176K -$189K

$176K

$189K

$175,629 - $188,810 Range

AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Air Force Pilot
About 

$109K -$119K

$109K

$119K

$109,130 - $119,362 Range

CVS Health
3.1

CVS Health

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$16 -$18

 hourly

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

CVS Health
3.1

CVS Health

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$15 -$17

 hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Air Force Pilot
About 

$102K -$111K

$102K

$111K

$101,693 - $111,444 Range

UnitedHealth Group
3.7

UnitedHealth Group

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

Air Force Pilot - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$80,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Spokane, WA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Spokane, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$3,166
monthly
An Air Force Officer (1LT) in the Colorado Springs, CO Area area reported making $3,166 per month
Job Highlights
Colorado Springs, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$100,000
per year
An Air Force Officer in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$46
hourly
A First Officer in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $46 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$100
hourly
A Pilot in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $100 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Pilot in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$20
hourly
An Airline Pilot in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$24
hourly
A Pilot Technician in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $24 per hour
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A First Officer in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Pilot in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$72k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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