Updated Feb 18, 2023

How much does an Airline Pilot make in South Africa?

Updated Feb 18, 2023



ZAR 171,521 / moTotal Pay
ZAR 62,000 / moBase Pay
ZAR 109,521 / moAdditional Pay

ZAR 171,521

 / mo
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Airline Pilot is ZAR 171,521 per month in the South Africa area, with an average salary of ZAR 62,000 per month. 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 ZAR 109,521 per month. 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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Total Pay Trajectory

For Pilot in South Africa

ZAR 282,197 /mo
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For Airline Pilot in South Africa

Some related job titles are Airline Pilot (Captain) Salaries with median pay of ZAR 77,794, Flight Instructor Salaries with median pay of ZAR 13,390.

What are total pay estimates for an Airline Pilot at different companies in South Africa?

Total Pay Range
South African Airways
Airline PilotSee 3 salaries from this location

ZAR 1,730,511

 / yr

ZAR 103,000

 / mo

ZAR 41,490

 / mo

ZAR 984,021

 / yr

ZAR 71,541

 / mo

ZAR 10,523

 / mo

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ZAR 683,559

 / yr

ZAR 62,000

 / mo

ZAR 27,896

 / mo

ZAR 61,324

 / mo
Solenta Aviation
Airline Pilot (First Officer)See 1 salary from this location

ZAR 4,500

 / mo
Not Listed
Airline Pilot (Captain)See 1 salary from this location

ZAR 77,794

 / mo

ZAR 39,803,608

 / yr
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Airline Pilot pay FAQ in South Africa

The national average salary for an Airline Pilot is ZAR 62,000 per month in South Africa. Filter by location to see an Airline Pilot salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 9 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Airline Pilot employees.

The highest salary for an Airline Pilot in South Africa is ZAR 146,000 per month.

The lowest salary for an Airline Pilot in South Africa is ZAR 10,523 per month.

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