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 $47,253 to $187,078. 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 July 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAirline Co-Pilot Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$96,001  
55.85%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meets More

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Co-Pilot (Large Jet)
Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet)
Job TitleAirline Pilot Experience Education Avg. Salary$134,601  
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 Education Avg. Salary$134,600  
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 Education Avg. Salary$115,000  
66.91%
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 TitleAirplane Captain (Small Non-Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$94,900  
55.21%
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 Non-Jet)
Small non-jet Captain
Job TitleAirplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$96,000  
55.85%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meets More

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Co-Pilot (Large Jet)
Airline Co-Pilot
Job TitleAirplane Co-Pilot (Small Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$99,400  
57.83%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meet More

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Co-Pilot (Small Jet)
Job TitleAirplane Co-Pilot (Small Non-Jet) Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$65,700  
38.22%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists captain of the aircraft (non-jet smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircr More

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Co-Pilot (Small Non-Jet)
Job TitleCaptain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$134,590  
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 Education Avg. Salary$114,947  
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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Airplane Captain (Small Jet)
Small Jet Captain

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