1. This Job:

    Helicopter Pilot

  2. Up a level:

    Chief Helicopter Pilot

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How much does a Helicopter Pilot make in United States? The median annual Helicopter Pilot salary in United States is $92,697, as of June 29, 2018, with a range usually between $78,606–$119,220, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. How much should you make?

United States

Median Base Salary
$92,697

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78606
119220
92697

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78662
124932
98779

Job Description

Responsible for operation of helicopter. Ensures flight is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulfill scheduling requirements.

Alternate Job Titles:

  • Helicopter Pilot

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  1. This Job:

    Helicopter Pilot


    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Chief Helicopter Pilot


    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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