$94,695
Avg. Salary
$52.41
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,867

Bonus

$4,085

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet is $52.41 per hour.

The median Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet has a base pay of $94,695. Salaries generally range from $54k to $155k. The median bonus is $5,867. Skills that can affect salary include Safety Compliance, Pilot, ATP, Transport.
$24.24
10%
$52.41
50%
$198.66
90%
MEDIAN $52.41
$54k
10%
$95k
50%
$155k
90%
MEDIAN $94,695
$53,751 - $154,524
$54K
$95K
$150K
MEDIAN: $94,695
10%
50%
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$24.24 - $199
$24
$52
$200
MEDIAN: $52.41
10%
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$0$167K
Salary $53,751 - $154,524
Bonus $700 - $22,873
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $19,635
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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$54,600 - $167,182
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,103
Hourly Data $0$636
Hourly Rate $24.24 - $199
Hourly Tips $5.00
Overtime $21.27 - $636
Annual Data $0$167K
Bonus $700 - $22,873
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $19,635
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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$54,600 - $167,182
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet

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 executives to various meetings and site visits.

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Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet Tasks
  • Regulate aircraft performance and speed, and steer aircraft with autopilot and flight management computing assistance.
  • Respond and report in-flight emergencies.
  • Acquire clearance from control towers before takeoff and arrival.
  • Inspect aircraft for defects before boarding and ensure that all weight distribution and fuel amounts comply with regulation.

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet Pay By Employer

$0$91K

$87,463

Common Career Paths for Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet


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Many Corporate Jet Pilots transition into upper-level roles like Chief Pilot. However, Chief Pilots do report a slightly lower median income of $82K per year.

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet

Pay by Experience for an Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet has a positive trend. An entry-level Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 75 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 147 salaries. An experienced Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 264 salaries. An Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 221 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

8%

-6%

National Average: $97,003

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 44 percent, Corporate Jet Pilots in San Jose receive some of the highest pay in the country. Corporate Jet Pilots will also find cushy salaries in Oakland (+30 percent), New York (+30 percent), Las Vegas (+28 percent), and San Diego (+10 percent). Corporate Jet Pilots in Dallas make 21 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. Employers also pay below the national average in Fort Lauderdale (17 percent lower) and Portland (11 percent lower).

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet?

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet in Minneapolis:
"Great!!"
Pros: Positive community atmosphere
Cons: Cold weather

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet in Pompano Beach:
Pros:
Cons: Lack of schedule

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet in Las Vegas:
"Unlike any other major city."
Pros: Variety, 24 hour atmosphere.
Cons: n/a

Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet in New Orleans:
"Acquired Taste."
Pros: Small Market
Cons: Stagnant economy

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Key Stats for Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 150 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
43%

Experience Affects Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet Salaries

▲7%

National Average
$97,000

▼2%

Mid-Career
▼15%

Entry-Level
▼32%

Skills That Affect Aircraft Pilot, Corporate Jet Salaries


National Average
$97,000

ATP
▼7%

Pilot
▼23%

Transport
▼44%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 150 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 18%