Pilot Salaries

813 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$79,655 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,594
Range$275 - $25,548

How much does a Pilot make?

The national average salary for a Pilot is $79,655 in United States. Filter by location to see Pilot salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 813 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Pilot employees.

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Pilot

US Navy

$83,273/yr

Range: $76K - $130K

63 salaries

$83,273/yr
$76K$130K

Pilot

American Airlines

$59,544/yr

Range: $28K - $209K

36 salaries

$59,544/yr
$28K$209K

Pilot

NetJets

$132,359/yr

Range: $76K - $170K

29 salaries

$132,359/yr
$76K$170K

Pilot

US Air Force

$105,165/yr

Range: $84K - $140K

18 salaries

$105,165/yr
$84K$140K

Pilot

SAIC

$72,136/yr

Range: $66K - $99K

17 salaries

$72,136/yr
$66K$99K

Pilot

JetBlue

$155,458/yr

Range: $73K - $271K

13 salaries

$155,458/yr
$73K$271K

Pilot

SkyWest Airlines

$78,291/yr

Range: $21K - $137K

13 salaries

$78,291/yr
$21K$137K

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Pilot

US Marine Corps

$99,886/yr

Range: $78K - $156K

12 salaries

$99,886/yr
$78K$156K

Pilot

UPS

$216,916/yr

Range: $70K - $286K

12 salaries

$216,916/yr
$70K$286K

Pilot

Ameriflight

$56,122/yr

Range: $32K - $82K

11 salaries

$56,122/yr
$32K$82K

Pilot

Air Methods

$68,232/yr

Range: $57K - $87K

11 salaries

$68,232/yr
$57K$87K

Pilot

Northrop Grumman

$106,343/yr

Range: $95K - $155K

10 salaries

$106,343/yr
$95K$155K

Pilot

Delta Air Lines

$85,699/yr

Range: $51K - $241K

10 salaries

$85,699/yr
$51K$241K

Pilot

Republic Airways

$32,586/yr

Range: $21K - $81K

10 salaries

$32,586/yr
$21K$81K

Pilot - Monthly

US Navy

$7,139/mo

Range: $4K - $10K

9 salaries

$7,139/mo
$4K$10K

Pilot

US Army

$92,852/yr

Range: $58K - $124K

9 salaries

$92,852/yr
$58K$124K

Pilot

XOJET

$100,659/yr

Range: $57K - $118K

9 salaries

$100,659/yr
$57K$118K

Pilot - Hourly

SkyWest Airlines

$64/hr

Range: $37 - $91

8 salaries

$64/hr
$37$91

Pilot

Mesa Air

$34,845/yr

Range: $21K - $40K

8 salaries

$34,845/yr
$21K$40K

Pilot

Landmark Aviation

$69,874/yr

Range: $64K - $94K

6 salaries

$69,874/yr
$64K$94K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$196,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $196,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Pilot in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Team Captain in the Summerville, GA Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Summerville, GA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Pilot in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$73,000
per year
A First Officer in the Hawaiian Islands Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Hawaiian Islands Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
A Pilot, First Officer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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