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First Officer Salaries

350 SalariesUpdated Jan 21, 2021

Average Base Pay
$51,603 / yr
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How much does a First Officer make?

The national average salary for a First Officer is $51,603 in United States. Filter by location to see First Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 350 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by First Officer employees.

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First Officer

ExpressJet Airlines

$32,485/yr

Range: $22K - $106K

67 salaries

$32,485/yr
$22K$106K

First Officer

Republic Airways

$42,315/yr

Range: $23K - $111K

39 salaries

$42,315/yr
$23K$111K

First Officer - Hourly

SkyWest Airlines

$30/hr

Range: $15 - $57

27 salaries

$30/hr
$15$57

First Officer - Hourly

PSA Airlines

$51/hr

Range: $11 - $53

25 salaries

$51/hr
$11$53

First Officer

American Airlines

$83,949/yr

Range: $35K - $289K

24 salaries

$83,949/yr
$35K$289K

First Officer - Hourly

Endeavor Air

$33/hr

Range: $15 - $62

22 salaries

$33/hr
$15$62

First Officer

United Airlines

$148,887/yr

Range: $81K - $249K

21 salaries

$148,887/yr
$81K$249K

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First Officer

Delta Air Lines

$128,221/yr

Range: $61K - $346K

16 salaries

$128,221/yr
$61K$346K

First Officer

Southwest Airlines

$147,540/yr

Range: $27K - $282K

14 salaries

$147,540/yr
$27K$282K

First Officer - Hourly

Mesa Air

$31/hr

Range: $16 - $39

13 salaries

$31/hr
$16$39

First Officer - Hourly

Trans States

$38/hr

Range: $18 - $74

12 salaries

$38/hr
$18$74

First Officer

Envoy Air

$54,926/yr

Range: $36K - $111K

11 salaries

$54,926/yr
$36K$111K

First Officer

Pinnacle Airlines

$39,681/yr

Range: $34K - $51K

10 salaries

$39,681/yr
$34K$51K

First Officer

Aim Transportation Solutions

$52,160/yr

Range: $51K - $57K

8 salaries

$52,160/yr
$51K$57K

First Officer

Ameriflight

$53,091/yr

Range: $33K - $64K

8 salaries

$53,091/yr
$33K$64K

First Officer

Horizon Air

$55,197/yr

Range: $20K - $94K

8 salaries

$55,197/yr
$20K$94K

First Officer

Piedmont Airlines

$70,377/yr

Range: $37K - $94K

7 salaries

$70,377/yr
$37K$94K

First Officer - Hourly

GoJet Airlines

$27/hr

Range: $11 - $41

7 salaries

$27/hr
$11$41

First Officer - Hourly

Atlas Air Worldwide

$57/hr

Range: $9 - $107

7 salaries

$57/hr
$9$107

First Officer

LifeSave Transport

$37,201/yr

Range: $26K - $74K

6 salaries

$37,201/yr
$26K$74K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$120,000
per year
An O3 - Air Force - Captain in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$100,000
per year
A First Officer in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
An Air Force Pilot in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$100,000
per year
A Pilot in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50
hourly
A Pilot in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$105,000
per year
A Towboat Pilot in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$77,500
per year
A Corporate Pilot in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $77,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$335,000
per year
A Pilot in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $335,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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