Flight Instructor Salary

How much does a Flight Instructor make in the United States?
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$20,894 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$10 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$232 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average flight instructor salary in United States is $20,894 or an equivalent hourly rate of $10. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $232. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$16,941 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$23,807 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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