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Pilot Salaries

922 SalariesUpdated Nov 26, 2020

Average Base Pay
$80,308 / yr
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The national average salary for a Pilot is $80,308 in United States. Filter by location to see Pilot salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 922 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Pilot employees.

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Pilot

US Navy

$84,586/yr

Range: $65K - $162K

71 salaries

$84,586/yr
$65K$162K

Pilot

American Airlines

$73,430/yr

Range: $28K - $211K

36 salaries

$73,430/yr
$28K$211K

Pilot

US Air Force

$106,426/yr

Range: $70K - $142K

30 salaries

$106,426/yr
$70K$142K

Pilot

NetJets

$133,947/yr

Range: $77K - $172K

29 salaries

$133,947/yr
$77K$172K

Pilot

SAIC

$73,001/yr

Range: $67K - $100K

17 salaries

$73,001/yr
$67K$100K

Pilot

SkyWest Airlines

$65,865/yr

Range: $22K - $139K

16 salaries

$65,865/yr
$22K$139K

Pilot

JetBlue

$122,529/yr

Range: $74K - $266K

14 salaries

$122,529/yr
$74K$266K

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Pilot

US Marine Corps

$94,621/yr

Range: $79K - $157K

14 salaries

$94,621/yr
$79K$157K

Pilot

Ameriflight

$56,376/yr

Range: $32K - $83K

12 salaries

$56,376/yr
$32K$83K

Pilot

UPS

$219,518/yr

Range: $71K - $289K

12 salaries

$219,518/yr
$71K$289K

Pilot - Monthly

US Navy

$6,864/mo

Range: $4K - $11K

11 salaries

$6,864/mo
$4K$11K

Pilot

Air Methods

$68,886/yr

Range: $58K - $86K

11 salaries

$68,886/yr
$58K$86K

Pilot

ExpressJet Airlines

$61,820/yr

Range: $38K - $100K

11 salaries

$61,820/yr
$38K$100K

Pilot

Delta Air Lines

$86,727/yr

Range: $52K - $244K

11 salaries

$86,727/yr
$52K$244K

Pilot

Northrop Grumman

$106,431/yr

Range: $96K - $156K

10 salaries

$106,431/yr
$96K$156K

Pilot

Republic Airways

$32,977/yr

Range: $21K - $82K

10 salaries

$32,977/yr
$21K$82K

Pilot

US Army

$93,965/yr

Range: $59K - $125K

9 salaries

$93,965/yr
$59K$125K

Pilot - Hourly

SkyWest Airlines

$81/hr

Range: $47 - $92

9 salaries

$81/hr
$47$92

Pilot

XOJET

$101,867/yr

Range: $57K - $119K

9 salaries

$101,867/yr
$57K$119K

Pilot

Gama Aviation

$93,214/yr

Range: $59K - $155K

8 salaries

$93,214/yr
$59K$155K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$100,000
per year
An O3 - Air Force - Captain in the Pensacola, FL Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Pensacola, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$45,000
per year
A First Officer in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$135
hourly
An Airline Pilot in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $135 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$194,656
per year
An Air Force Fighter Pilot in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $194,656 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$84,000
per year
A First Officer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$74,000
per year
A Conservation Officer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $74,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$120,143
per year
A Pilot in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $120,143 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
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