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Chief Pilot Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$53,974 (USD)

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Last updated: April 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Pilot is $53,974 a year and $26 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Pilot is between $39,095 and $66,330. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Pilot. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, 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.
Chief Pilot Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Commercial Pilots

Job family population: 38,490

Estimated population of Chief Pilot jobs: 1,575

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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