Private Pilot Salary

How much does a Private Pilot make in the United States?
Get insights on the salary, benefits, education and job description.

$62,387 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$30 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,435 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average private pilot salary in United States is $62,387 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,435. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$45,062 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$76,796 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$72,324 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
Jobs that May Interest You
Training Manager
account_balance Private Aviation Company
location_on Islip
... A Private aviation company located in Long Island, NY is currently seeking a training manager to add to their growing team. The Training Manager is responsible for onboarding and training of pilots ...
Pilot Pathway at FlightSafety Academy - earn free licenses
account_balance FlightSafety Services Corporation
location_on Vero Beach
Requisition 11791 This position provides an incredible opportunity for pilots who hold AT LEAST a private pilot license with instrument rating to earn additional licenses (up to and including ...
First Officer/College Cadet
account_balance Mesa Airlines
location_on Phoenix
Student earns their private pilot certificate * Interview conducted with Mesa Airlines * Pilot Cadet earns the Commercial Pilot Certificate with a Multi-Engine rating * Upon successful completion of ...
Warehouse Manager
account_balance SkyMark Refuelers
location_on Kansas City
That means keeping Blue Angels flying, private pilots and the largest commercial fleets in the sky. The work you'll perform has a purpose. We keep our country safe and our economy rising to new ...
Real Estate Agent - Grow Your Career With C & C!
account_balance Cooper and Cooper Real Estate
location_on New York
He is an instrument-rated private pilot, an avid fisherman, a proud member of the American Meteorological Society (AMS), and a Patron of Carnegie Hall. Mr. Jordan Cooper, Partner : Jordan was a Top ...
About the Data

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.


Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try a Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo