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Airline captains are responsible for safely flying the aircraft to its destination. In a commercial airliner, captains fly with a co-pilot who can fly the plane should something happen to the captain. The initial tasks performed by the captain before taking off include receiving weather information, ...
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MEDIAN: $122,977
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Airline Captain - Delta Air Lines Inc , salaries: $200,000
Airline Captain - United Airlines, Inc. , salaries: $182,500
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A substantial amount of cargo is transported by cargo ships and barges, and the harbors and ports that service these craft typically need support vehicles (such as tugboats) as well. Additionally, many places use ferries and passenger ships. The persons who command these watercraft work as a captain, ...
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MEDIAN: $86,349
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Captain, Mate, or Pilot of Water Vessels - Dolphin Encounters , salaries: $44,500
Captain, Mate, or Pilot of Water Vessels - Celebrity Cruises , salaries: $52,500
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A ship captain is the person in charge of everything that happens on a commercial boat, whether that vessel is involved in commercial freight work, passenger transport, or pleasure cruises for sightseeing or fishing. On a boat of any commercial size, the captain typically supervises a crew and helps ...
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MEDIAN: $99,122
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Ship Captain - Edison Chouest Offshore , salaries: $112,000
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Most of the time, fire captains work at fire stations that belong to local governments, but they may also work for private businesses, such as refining company, airports or oil companies. They are in charge of a crew of firefighters. They must make sure that all fire firefighters working under them ...
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MEDIAN: $62,723
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Fire Captain - Columbia Fire Department , salaries: $55,075
Fire Captain - City of Winston Salem , salaries: $60,199
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A police captain is a high-level officer in a police department who usually has overall command and supervisory responsibility for a precinct or district. Police captains typically have lieutenants who serve as their direct reports, as well as department managers who oversee lower-level supervisors. ...
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MEDIAN: $74,618
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While some very large multinational corporations that own their own jets hire pilots full time, others may lease planes or contract services from corporate jet providers. In any case, the aircraft pilot for corporate jets typically makes daily or almost daily flights; they frequently transport corporate ...
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MEDIAN: $86,101
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Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet - Netjets, Inc. , salaries: $130,000
Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet - Jet Linx Aviation , salaries: $61,250
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MEDIAN: $77,279
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Air Force Captain, Air - U.S. Air Force (USAF) , salaries: $81,744
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While we may think of commercial airline pilots as the person on the other side of the microphone when we take a flight on a jumbo jet, in reality those jobs are at the top of the heap in this profession. Many commercial jet pilots fly for dedicated freight or shipping companies. Many others work for ...
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MEDIAN: $79,417
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Commercial Pilot, Jet - United Airlines, Inc. , salaries: $155,000
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Army infantry captains are mid-level managers for the Army Infantry, which is one of the army's combat specializations. Due to the danger inherent in combat, the role of the army infantry captain is restricted to males in the U.S. army. Army infantry captains answer to higher-level managers in a strict ...
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Army Captain, Infantry - U.S. Army , salaries: $71,052
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The waiter/waitress captain is the person that has been put in charge of the rest of a restaurant's serving staff. They generally are promoted to this position after having worked as a waiter/waitress first at a given restaurant. This person must be familiar with everything the restaurant has to offer: ...
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Waiter/Waitress Captain - Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. , hourly rate: $11.48
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MEDIAN: $54,526
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The position of tug boat captain requires a demonstrated ability to multitask, as well as strong leadership and command skills. A tug boat captain has the legal responsibility and accountability for the safe operation of a tug boat under a variety of challenging conditions and situations. Tug boats ...
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MEDIAN: $97,524
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Tug Boat Captain - Harley Marine Services , salaries: $108,992
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