2019 Pilot Salary Survey Results

Pay Scale by Position: First Officer | Captain | Senior Captain | Chief Pilot | Aviation Manager

Salary results show Total Compensation* and are sorted by aicraft and job title, along with high (75th percentile), low (25th percentile) and average pilot pay.

First Officer Salary Survey – Total Compensation

Salaries by Aircraft: Co-Pilot Low Pay Average Pay High Pay
HEAVY INTERNATIONAL JETS: FIRST OFFICER PILOT JOBS
Airbus ACJ318/319 114.000 143.000 154.000
Boeing 727 109.000 135.000 149.000
Boeing 737/BBJ 115.000 138.000 152.000
Challenger 600/601 110.000 130.000 142.000
Challenger 604/605 115.000 139.000 150.000
Falcon 7X 116.000 142.000 154.000
Falcon 900/900EX 116.000 143.000 156.000
Global Express/5000/6000 120.000 147.000 152.000
Gulfstream IV/G450 119.000 147.000 151.000
Gulfstream V/G550 104.000 125.000 141.000
Gulfstream G650 108.000 145.000 165.000
LARGE JETS: FIRST OFFICER
Falcon 2000/2000EX/LX 97.000 102.000 135.000
Gulfstream II/Ill 92.000 99.000 130.000
SUPERMIDSIZE JETS: FIRST OFFICER
Challenger 300/350 79.000 99.000 107.000
Citation X 81.000 10.000 110.000
Embraer Legacy 600 72.000 90.000 101.000
Falcon 50/50EX 75.000 98.000 103.000
Gulistream Galaxy/G200/G280 71.000 90.000 101.000
MIDSIZE JETS:: FIRST OFFICER
Citation III/VI/VII 71.000 84.000 98.000
Citation Excel/XLS 67.000 82.000 91.000
Citation Sovereign 66.000 88.000 100.000
Falcon 20/200 60.000 76.000 86.000
Gulfstream Astra/G100/G150 68.000 80.000 89.000
Hawker 600/700/750 56.000 74.000 84.000
Hawker 800/800XP/1000 72.000 88.000 97.000
Hawker 850/850XP/900/900XP 73.000 91.000 99.000
Learjet 35/36 60.000 76.000 84.000
Learjet 40/40XRI45/45XR 65.000 80.000 91.000
Learjet55/60/60XR 60.000 86.000 96.000
Learjet 70/75 62.000 88.000 97.000
LIGHT JETS: FIRST OFFICER
Beech jet 400/Hawker 400XP 58.000 71.000 80.000
CitationJet/CJl/CJ2 53.000 65.000 83.000
Citation ll/Sll/BravoICJ3/CJ4 57.000 69.000 90.000
Citation V/Ultra/Encore 59.000 68.000 82.000
Citation Muslang/M2 59.000 67.000 85.000
Embraer Phenom 100 59.000 68.000 85.000
Embraer Phenom 300 61.000 67.000 85.000
Premier I 59.000 66.000 85.000
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Captain Salary Survey – Total Compensation

Salaries by Aircraft: Captain Low Pay Average Pay High Pay
HEAVY INTERNATIONAL JETS: CAPTAIN
Airbus ACJ318/319 163.000 167.000 193.000
Boeing 727 130.000 152.000 170.000
Boeing 737/BBJ 162.000 166.000 192.000
Challenger 600/601 134.000 137.000 148.000
Challenger 604/605 137.000 147.000 168.000
Falcon 7X 135.000 149.000 157.000
Falcon 900/900EX 128.000 148.000 164.000
Global Express/5000/6000 146.000 172.000 193.000
Gulfstream IV/G450 154.000 163.000 175.000
Gulfstream V/G550 147.000 166.000 190.000
Gulfstream G650 162.000 189.000 198.000
LARGE JETS: CAPTAIN
Falcon 2000/2000EX/LX 133.000 140.000 156.000
Gulfstream II/Ill 125.000 130.000 145.000
SUPERMIDSIZE JETS: CAPTAIN
Challenger 300/350 118.000 132.000 144.000
Citation X 116.000 134.000 145.000
Embraer Legacy 600 138.000 151.000 182.000
Falcon 50/50EX 138.000 153.000 175.000
Gulistream Galaxy/G200/G280 125.000 146.000 155.000
MIDSIZE JETS: CAPTAIN
Citation III/VI/VII 110.000 130.000 145.000
Citation Excel/XLS 113.000 120.000 179.000
Citation Sovereign 118.000 140.000 150.000
Falcon 20/200 106.000 125.000 140.000
Gulfstream Astra/G100/G150 115.000 140.000 154.000
Hawker 600/700/750 105.000 126.000 148.000
Hawker 800/800XP/1000 116.000 141.000 158.000
Hawker 850/850XP/900/900XP 118.000 141.000 162.000
Learjet 35/36 105.000 121.000 146.000
Learjet 40/40XRI45/45XR 113.000 121.000 139.000
Learjet55/60/60XR 115.000 136.000 174.000
Learjet 70/75 116.000 144.000 179.000
LIGHT JETS: CAPTAIN
Beech jet 400/Hawker 400XP 83.000 102.000 121.000
CitationJet/CJl/CJ2 80.000 96.000 109.000
Citation ll/Sll/BravoICJ3/CJ4 82.000 104.000 123.000
Citation V/Ultra/Encore 90.000 105.000 128.000
Citation Muslang/M2 79.000 90.000 101.000
Embraer Phenom 100 76.000 88.000 97.000
Embraer Phenom 300 79.000 99.000 111.000
Premier I 79.000 90.000 110.000
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Senior Captain Salary Survey – Total Compensation

Salaries by Aircraft: Senior Captain Low Pay Average Pay High Pay
HEAVY INTERNATIONAL JETS: SENIOR CAPTAIN
Airbus ACJ318/319 210.000 222.000 227.000
Boeing 727 191.000 207.000 218.000
Boeing 737/BBJ 211.000 223.000 227.500
Challenger 600/601 182.000 206.000 224.000
Challenger 604/605 186.500 210.000 222.000
Falcon 7X 159.000 171.000 184.000
Falcon 900/900EX 157.000 184.000 200.000
Global Express/5000/6000 175.000 193.000 196.500
Gulfstream IV/G450 175.000 190.000 206.000
Gulfstream V/G550 173.000 177.000 200.000
Gulfstream G650 192.000 205.000 228.000
LARGE JETS: SENIOR CAPTAIN
Falcon 2000/2000EX/LX 136.000 148.000 155.000
Gulfstream II/Ill 124.000 141.000 149.000
SUPERMIDSIZE JETS: SENIOR CAPTAIN
Challenger 300/350 120.000 136.000 145.000
Citation X 120.000 129.000 144.000
Embraer Legacy 600 123.000 133.000 147.000
Falcon 50/50EX 122.000 131.000 144.000
Gulistream Galaxy/G200/G280 125.000 133.000 146.500
MIDSIZE JETS: SENIOR CAPTAIN
Citation III/VI/VII 128.000 145.000 165.000
Citation Excel/XLS 129.000 146.000 171.000
Citation Sovereign 137.000 158.000 176.000
Falcon 20/200 121.000 142.000 163.000
Gulfstream Astra/G100/G150 133.000 153.500 174.000
Hawker 600/700/750 122.500 143.000 157.500
Hawker 800/800XP/1000 134.000 155.000 180.000
Hawker 850/850XP/900/900XP 139.000 160.000 184.000
Learjet 35/36 120.000 141.000 155.000
Learjet 40/40XRI45/45XR 131.000 152.000 162.000
Learjet55/60/60XR 132.000 153.000 167.000
Learjet 70/75 137.000 158.000 171.000
LIGHT JETS: SENIOR CAPTAIN
Beech jet 400/Hawker 400XP 109.000 118.000 126.000
CitationJet/CJl/CJ2 106.000 120.000 131.500
Citation ll/Sll/BravoICJ3/CJ4 108.000 122.000 130.000
Citation V/Ultra/Encore 110.500 124.000 133.000
Citation Muslang/M2 102.000 107.000 115.000
Embraer Phenom 100 99.000 103.000 113.000
Embraer Phenom 300 105.000 115.000 118.000
Premier I 99.000 102.000 106.000
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Chief Pilot Salary Survey – Total Compensation

Salaries by Aircraft: Chief Pilot Low Pay Average Pay High Pay
HEAVY INTERNATIONAL JETS: CHIEF PILOT
Airbus ACJ318/319 228.000 248.000 257.000
Boeing 727 218.000 235.000 224.000
Boeing 737/BBJ 227.000 251.000 258.000
Challenger 600/601 208.000 212.000 218.000
Challenger 604/605 212.000 235.000 245.000
Falcon 7X 216.000 242.000 252.000
Falcon 900/900EX 219.000 237.000 248.000
Global Express/5000/6000 162.000 214.000 266.000
Gulfstream IV/G450 190.000 237.000 254.000
Gulfstream V/G550 190.000 204.000 266.000
Gulfstream G650 204.000 224.000 270.000
LARGE JETS: CHIEF PILOT
Falcon 2000/2000EX/LX 150.000 190.000 238.000
Gulfstream II/Ill 142.000 178.000 217.000
SUPERMIDSIZE JETS: CHIEF PILOT
Challenger 300/350 140.000 161.000 174.000
Citation X 128.000 163.000 180.000
Embraer Legacy 600 125.000 164.500 185.250
Falcon 50/50EX 127.500 156.000 181.000
Gulistream Galaxy/G200/G280 123.500 158.000 182.000
MIDSIZE JETS: CHIEF PILOT
Citation III/VI/VII 128.000 145.000 161.000
Citation Excel/XLS 131.000 153.000 177.000
Citation Sovereign 137.000 160.000 185.000
Falcon 20/200 121.000 135.000 164.000
Gulfstream Astra/G100/G150 133.000 152.000 174.000
Hawker 600/700/750 126.000 136.000 155.000
Hawker 800/800XP/1000 138.000 152.000 176.000
Hawker 850/850XP/900/900XP 141.000 164.000 181.000
Learjet 35/36 121.000 143.000 149.000
Learjet 40/40XRI45/45XR 131.000 152.000 159.000
Learjet55/60/60XR 136.000 159.000 169.000
Learjet 70/75 138.000 157.000 179.000
LIGHT JETS: CHIEF PILOT
Beech jet 400/Hawker 400XP 103.000 110.000 116.000
CitationJet/CJl/CJ2 98.000 115.000 109.000
Citation ll/Sll/BravoICJ3/CJ4 100.000 113.000 124.000
Citation V/Ultra/Encore 99.000 108.000 127.000
Citation Muslang/M2 95.000 103.000 112.000
Embraer Phenom 100 100.000 108.000 113.000
Embraer Phenom 300 106.000 120.000 130.000
Premier I 102.500 116.000 130.000
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Aviation Manager Salary Survey – Total Compensation

Salaries by Aircraft: Aviation Manager Low Pay Average Pay High Pay
HEAVY INTERNATIONAL JETS: AVIATION MANAGER
Airbus ACJ318/319 259.000 295.000 320.000
Boeing 727 241.000 280.000 260.000
Boeing 737/BBJ 255.000 292.000 315.000
Challenger 600/601 239.000 266.000 290.000
Challenger 604/605 251.000 281.000 304.000
Falcon 7X 265.000 294.000 316.000
Falcon 900/900EX 249.000 288.000 308.000
Global Express/5000/6000 255.000 299.000 316.000
Gulfstream IV/G450 249.000 298.000 304.000
Gulfstream V/G550 264.000 310.000 316.000
Gulfstream G650 269.000 314.000 319.000
LARGE JETS: AVIATION MANAGER
Falcon 2000/2000EX/LX 169.000 215.000 235.000
Gulfstream II/Ill 165.000 199.000 225.000
SUPERMIDSIZE JETS: AVIATION MANAGER
Challenger 300/350 143.000 174.000 192.000
Citation X 132.000 172.000 191.250
Embraer Legacy 600 132.000 174.500 193.000
Falcon 50/50EX 138.000 167.000 194.000
Gulistream Galaxy/G200/G280 131.000 168.500 195.500
MIDSIZE JETS:: AVIATION MANAGER
Citation III/VI/VII 159.000 170.000 187.000
Citation Excel/XLS 167.000 172.000 180.000
Citation Sovereign 164.000 172.000 199.000
Falcon 20/200 155.000 168.000 176.000
Gulfstream Astra/G100/G150 162.000 181.000 191.000
Hawker 600/700/750 151.000 169.000 180.000
Hawker 800/800XP/1000 143.000 171.000 191.000
Hawker 850/850XP/900/900XP 170.000 191.000 220.000
Learjet 35/36 145.000 151.000 160.000
Learjet 40/40XRI45/45XR 161.000 179.000 181.000
Learjet55/60/60XR 164.000 175.000 196.000
Learjet 70/75 165.000 180.000 198.000
LIGHT JETS:: AVIATION MANAGER
Beech jet 400/Hawker 400XP 119.000 143.000 150.000
CitationJet/CJl/CJ2 112.000 138.000 141.000
Citation ll/Sll/BravoICJ3/CJ4 118.000 147.000 154.000
Citation V/Ultra/Encore 121.000 148.000 155.000
Citation Muslang/M2 106.000 128.000 138.000
Embraer Phenom 100 112.000 138.000 141.000
Embraer Phenom 300 119.000 144.000 146.000
Premier I 110.000 138.000 142.000
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Pay Scale by Job Title: Co-Pilot | Captain | Senior Captain | Chief Pilot | Aviation Manager

* Low Pay = 25th Percentile. High Pay = 75th Percentile. Salary includes all forms of compensation.
* Total Compensation = salary, bonuses, commissions. profit sharing distributions. medical, dental, life and disability insurance, retirement plans, memberships, & child care.