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Drone Pilot Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$62,890 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drone Pilot is $62,890 a year and $30 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Drone Pilot is between $44,658 and $77,799. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Remotely pilots and operates vehicles for various purposes including, but not limited to, aerial photographing and progress tracking, reconnaissance, surveillance, and terrain mapping.
  • Conducts UAV systems testing and maintenance and assists in the planning, development, and execution of flight test events and demonstrations.
  • Ensures drone operations comply with laws and regulations as necessary.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Drone Pilot Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Drone Pilot/ Operator
Jan 6
Creative Surveying
Drone Pilot We are innovative company that provides utility solutions looking for a responsible sUAS Pilot to oversee each flight operation at each site location. The role is a complex one. This role ...
In-House Video Editing Specialist
Dec 12
New London, CT, USA
American Cruise Lines
Drone piloting and aerial videography/photography (DJI Inspire II, DJI Mavic) * Ability and eagerness to travel The ideal candidate may be: * A recent graduate with specialization in video production ...