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UAV Operator Salary

How much does a UAV Operator make in the United States?
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$56,937 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$27 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,458 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average uav operator salary in United States is $56,937 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,458. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$40,430 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$70,435 (USD)

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