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Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$128,638 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet is $128,638 a year and $62 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet is between $89,382 and $160,050. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Pilots jet airplanes to transport passengers, mail, or freight, or for other commercial purposes.
  • Checks ship's papers to ascertain factors, such as load weight, fuel supply, weather conditions, and flight route and schedule.
  • Submits orders for changes in fuel supply, load, route, or schedule to ensure safety of flight.
  • Reads gauges to verify that oil, hydraulic fluid, fuel quantities, and cabin pressure are at prescribed levels prior to starting engines.
  • Requires current Commercial Pilot's Certificate with necessary type of ratings issued by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

Job family population: 84,070

Estimated population of Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet jobs: 11,235

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Captain & Pilot In Charge Large Jet Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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