Commercial Pilot, Non-Jet Salary

Men account for the majority of Non-Jet Commercial Pilots in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $51K per year. Pay ranges from $30K on the low end to $85K per year on the high end. The majority of Non-Jet Commercial Pilots claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to slightly more than half, and just under one in three earn dental coverage. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$27,625 - $77,535
(Median)
$28K
$51K
$78K
MEDIAN: $50,890
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90%

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$19.22 - $54.38
(Median)
$19
$28
$54
MEDIAN: $28.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$27,625 - $77,535  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,983  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,696 - $85,312  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 67
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$19.22 - $54.38  
   
Overtime
$24.81 - $62.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,983  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,696 - $85,312  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Job Description for Commercial Pilot, Non-Jet

  • Devising a flight plan.
  • Pilot or copilot a wide variety of aircraft.
  • Check current and forecast weather information.
  • Obtain proper clearances to begin flight.

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Pay by Experience Level for Commercial Pilot, Non-Jet

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Non-Jet Commercial Pilots. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $42K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $49K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Non-Jet Commercial Pilots make a median salary of $60K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $70K.

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Experience Affects Commercial Pilot, Non-Jet Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$54,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
medical benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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