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A commercial pilot is an aviator who controls the flight of the airplane under their command. This is a job requiring moderate physical ability as well as exceptional mental acuity and focus; after all, the pilot is the person most responsible for the correct operation and overall well-being of the airplane ...
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MEDIAN: $58,365
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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: $78,420
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Airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers generally perform jobs comprising the same duties. They ensure the safe flight of aircraft from one place to another by physically piloting and landing a variety of aircraft. An airline pilot, copilot, or flight engineer must be a licensed pilot. This involves ...
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$34K
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MEDIAN: $101,495
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Airline Pilot, Copilot, or Flight Engineer - Delta Air Lines Inc , salaries: $28,188 - $219,046
Airline Pilot, Copilot, or Flight Engineer - Southwest Airlines Co , salaries: $167,048 - $254,341
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MEDIAN: $89,871
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Military Pilot, Jet - U.S. Air Force (USAF) , salaries: $49,460 - $142,528
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Chief pilots (aircraft) oversee the overall operations of an aviation department. This includes managing flight and ground personnel, coordinating maintenance, and scheduling flights. A chief pilot must stay up to date with local and federal flight regulations, as well as stay current with their own ...
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$56K
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MEDIAN: $88,234
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$28K
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MEDIAN: $50,584
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