Average Airline Captain Salary in India

Rs 5,061,523
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Rs 525,000
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The average salary for an Airline Captain in India is Rs 5,061,523.
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MEDIAN Rs 5,061,523
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Job Description for Airline Captain

Airline Captain Tasks
  • Lead flight crew, monitor and evaluate data before and during flight.
  • Report and respond to emergency situations.
  • Communicate with ground control and authorities.
  • Evaluate situations and determine necessary changes to the flight pattern.
  • Responsible for safely flying aircraft and for the safety of passengers and crew.

Career Paths

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Pay by Experience Level for Airline Captain

A mid-career Airline Captain with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 4,750,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Airline Captain with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 5,200,000 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 7,500,000.

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Years of Experience

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