Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Air Marshal make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022



$86,334 / yrTotal Pay
$74,288 / yrBase Pay
$12,046 / yrAdditional Pay


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The estimated total pay for a Air Marshal is $86,334 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $74,288 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $12,046 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What is the pay outlook for Military & Protective Services?

Job opportunities in military and protective services depend heavily on government budgets that may not be flexible. Pay scales rely heavily on time in service and are less-performance based, but public sector benefits can be attractive. Protective services roles are also an opportunity for veterans looking to transition into civilian roles. Education requirements in military and protective services vary, though many jobs don't require a Bachelor's degree.

Air Marshal pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Air Marshal is $74,288 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Air Marshal salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Air Marshal employees.

The highest salary for an Air Marshal in United States is $122,223 per year.

The lowest salary for an Air Marshal in United States is $45,153 per year.

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