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. The pay ranges vary from $64,956 to $186,797. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from June 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleCaptain/Pilot in Command (Small Jet) Experience Education Avg. Salary$114,750  
61.43%
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 Flight Inspector Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$118,124  
63.24%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts to ensure safe flying and conformance to specifications and government regulations and procedures. Oversees part installation and inspects adj More

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Flight Inspection Lead
Head Flight Inspector
Top Flight Inspector
Job TitleChief Helicopter Pilot Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$153,818  
82.35%
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 Education Avg. Salary$171,578  
91.85%
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 Education Avg. Salary$113,532  
60.78%
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 Education Avg. Salary$171,600  
91.86%
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 Education Avg. Salary$113,600  
60.81%
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)
Job TitleFlight Crew Training Coordinator Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,900  
72.22%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Researches and develops flight training programs for an organization. Develops methods and materials for training, including classroom, computer, and simulator sessions. May coordinate training with e More

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Flight Training Coordinator
Job TitleFlight Inspection Lead Experience EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$118,200  
63.28%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects aircraft, aircraft systems, equipment, and parts to ensure safe flying and conformance to specifications and government regulations and procedures. Oversees part installation and inspects adj More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Chief Flight Inspector
Head Flight Inspector
Top Flight Inspector
Job TitleFlight Training Coordinator Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$134,806  
72.17%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Researches and develops flight training programs for an organization. Develops methods and materials for training, including classroom, computer, and simulator sessions. May coordinate training with e More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Flight Crew Training Coordinator

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