Captain Salaries

78 SalariesUpdated May 14, 2021

Average Base Pay
$77,957 / yr
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How much does a Captain make?

The national average salary for a Captain is $77,957 in United States. Filter by location to see Captain salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 78 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Captain employees.

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Captain - Hourly

MOD Pizza

$13/hr

Range: $10 - $18

63 salaries

$13/hr
$10$18

Captain

Dave & Buster's

$59,763/yr

Range: $26K - $71K

57 salaries

$59,763/yr
$26K$71K

Captain

US Air Force

$82,724/yr

Range: $66K - $112K

31 salaries

$82,724/yr
$66K$112K

Captain

Trader Joe's

$116,243/yr

Range: $100K - $140K

27 salaries

$116,243/yr
$100K$140K

Captain

American Airlines

$337,586/yr

Range: $139K - $599K

25 salaries

$337,586/yr
$139K$599K

Captain

Republic Airways

$113,306/yr

Range: $79K - $240K

25 salaries

$113,306/yr
$79K$240K

Captain

ExpressJet Airlines

$117,581/yr

Range: $87K - $237K

24 salaries

$117,581/yr
$87K$237K

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Captain

Southwest Airlines

$332,834/yr

Range: $159K - $515K

23 salaries

$332,834/yr
$159K$515K

Captain

United Airlines

$326,697/yr

Range: $62K - $645K

20 salaries

$326,697/yr
$62K$645K

Captain - Hourly

MOD Pizza

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $16

19 salaries

$13/hr
$11$16

Captain - Hourly

College Hunks Hauling Junk

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $16

18 salaries

$14/hr
$11$16

Captain

NetJets

$188,014/yr

Range: $82K - $239K

17 salaries

$188,014/yr
$82K$239K

Captain

US Coast Guard

$145,726/yr

Range: $92K - $184K

14 salaries

$145,726/yr
$92K$184K

Captain

SkyWest Airlines

$104,040/yr

Range: $73K - $201K

14 salaries

$104,040/yr
$73K$201K

Captain

Enjoy Technology

$70,000/yr

Range: $58K - $88K

13 salaries

$70,000/yr
$58K$88K

Captain

Pinnacle Airlines

$74,190/yr

Range: $63K - $181K

13 salaries

$74,190/yr
$63K$181K

Captain

Envoy Air

$117,890/yr

Range: $55K - $263K

12 salaries

$117,890/yr
$55K$263K

Captain

Marriott International

$68,412/yr

Range: $66K - $74K

11 salaries

$68,412/yr
$66K$74K

Captain

Droplets

$64,540/yr

Range: $26K - $203K

11 salaries

$64,540/yr
$26K$203K

Captain

XOJET

$109,982/yr

Range: $101K - $150K

11 salaries

$109,982/yr
$101K$150K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent captain salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$25
hourly
An O3 - Army - Captain in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Captain in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Freelance
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$76
hourly
A Captain in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $76 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$70,000
per year
A Captain in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$22
hourly
A Captain in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A Captain in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$92,000
per year
An USAF Officer, Captain in the Macon, GA Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Macon, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$85,000
per year
An O3 - Marine - Captain in the Jacksonville, NC Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Jacksonville, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$94,000
per year
An O3 - Army - Captain in the Clarksville, TN Area area reported making $94,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Clarksville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government