The highest paychecks go to Software Engineers, who earn an average $94K per year, closely trailed by Flight Instructors ($92K), Aviation Program Managers ($76K), and Branch Sales Managers (about $64K). Among the lower-paid positions at FlightSafety International Inc. are Graphic Designers — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $43K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $86K annually) can be spotted in Tulsa, Okla.; Savannah, Ga. ($67K), Wichita, Kan. ($61K), and Dallas, Texas (approximately $56K) are the next top-paying cities. Flushing, N.Y. is near the bottom for pay at $42K. The highest pay by state can be found in Oklahoma, where salaries average out at around $79K per year.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $57K annually on average. Survey participants who have worked at FlightSafety International Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $54K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of FlightSafety International Inc. employees (28 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $79K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Flight Instructors have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $92K per year. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) at FlightSafety International Inc. — these employees make the most at approximately $87K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be C++ Programming Language; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $92K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; roughly a seventh deem it necessary for work. Key skills also include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Organizing.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in three respondents receiving paid vacation and about a fourth of workers receiving sick leave. Almost all workers save for retirement through FlightSafety International Inc.'s 401(k) plan. At FlightSafety International Inc., most workers have health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at FlightSafety International Inc. are life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.