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Airplane Pilot Chief Salary
in Alabama, United States

$55,927 (USD)

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Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Airplane Pilot Chief is $55,927 a year and $27 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Airplane Pilot Chief is between $40,510 and $68,730. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs operation of flight department of airline: conducts indoctrination training for new pilots and refresher training for experienced pilots.
  • Reviews reports on pilot performance and forwards reports to federal aviation administration.
  • Discusses operational and personal problems with subordinates to improve morale and efficiency.
  • Studies technical manuals of airplane and equipment manufacturers and government regulations affecting flight operations to ensure that company training manuals adhere to legal requirements and are adapted to type of aircraft in use.
  • Represents company in advisory capacity during contract negotiations with pilots' union.
  • Accompanies flights to observe performance of pilots check pilot.
  • Conducts training classes for flight personnel covering emergency procedures and use of survival equipment.
  • Directs preparation of flight-crew schedules and assignment of personnel.
  • May interview and hire flight personnel.
  • May pilot airplane on scheduled flights.
Airplane Pilot Chief Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Commercial Pilots

Job family population: 38,490

Estimated population of Airplane Pilot Chief jobs: 1,575

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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