Browse Average Salary Ranges for Aviation and Airlines Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Aviation and Airlines? There are 146 jobs in Aviation and Airlines category. Average salaries can vary and range from $47,439 to $187,677. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from September 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAirline Pilot Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,101  
78.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulf More

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Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet)
Airplane Captain (Large Jet)
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Large Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,100  
78.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulf More

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Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet)
Airline Pilot
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Captain (Small Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,400  
66.89%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ful More

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Captain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet)
Small Jet Captain
Job TitleCaptain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$135,086  
78.30%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulf More

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Airline Pilot
Airplane Captain (Large Jet)
Large Jet Captain
Job TitleCaptain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,358  
66.87%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ful More

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Airplane Captain (Small Jet)
Small Jet Captain
Job TitleChief Helicopter Pilot Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$154,697  
89.67%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Partners with general aviation management to establish and implement operating policies and procedures for helicopter pilots. Ensures flights are operated in compliance with all applicable FAA regulat More

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Head Helicopter Pilot
Job TitleChief Pilot (Jet Fleet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$172,520  
100.00%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assigns and supervises the duties of flight and ground personnel. Manages the overall operation of the aviation department. Coordinates aircraft maintenance with flight scheduling. Must stay current w More

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Chief Pilot Jet Fleet Operations
Job TitleChief Pilot (Non-Jet Fleet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$114,133  
66.16%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assigns and supervises the duties of flight and ground personnel. Manages the overall operation of the aviation department. Coordinates aircraft maintenance with flight scheduling. Must stay current w More

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Chief Pilot Non-Jet Fleet Operations
Job TitleChief Pilot Jet Fleet Operations Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$172,600  
100.05%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assigns and supervises the duties of flight and ground personnel. Manages the overall operation of the aviation department. Coordinates aircraft maintenance with flight scheduling. Must stay current w More

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Chief Pilot (Jet Fleet)
Job TitleChief Pilot Non-Jet Fleet Operations Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$114,200  
66.20%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assigns and supervises the duties of flight and ground personnel. Manages the overall operation of the aviation department. Coordinates aircraft maintenance with flight scheduling. Must stay current w More

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Chief Pilot (Non-Jet Fleet)

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