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Salary Details for a Fighter Pilot at US Air Force

Updated Apr 19, 2022
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$94,658/yrBase Pay


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The estimated total pay for a Fighter Pilot at US Air Force is $94,658 per year. This number represents 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 base pay is $94,658 per year. 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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The average salary for a Fighter Pilot is $85,866 per year in United States, which is 9% lower than the average US Air Force salary of $94,658 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Fighter Pilot ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $98,229 per year and goes up to $125,719 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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  • Health Insurance(1375 comments)

    Great health benefits for dependants as well.

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    Able to use accrued time off as needed.

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