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Missile Control Pilot Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$48,179 (USD)

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Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Missile Control Pilot is $48,179 a year and $23 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Missile Control Pilot is between $35,731 and $58,522. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs flight path of remotely-piloted (drone) photo reconnaissance or target aircraft along predetermined flight course from command center in guide aircraft or ground station: operates aircraft controls from command center by remote radio and closed circuit video transmission to direct aircraft to take off, follow flight path, and land, utilizing knowledge of aircraft navigation and aircraft flight characteristics.
  • Analyzes performance data and prepares reports covering airframe, guidance, power plant, and mechanical controls of aircraft after ground or flight testing.
  • Confers with engineering, inspecting, and manufacturing personnel concerning success of flight tested aircraft or need for corrective action.
  • May assist with preflight inspection of aircraft.
  • May direct flight path of guided missiles, utilizing remote computerized controls, and be designated missile-control pilot.
Missile Control Pilot Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: Mechanical Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 43,390

Estimated population of Missile Control Pilot jobs: 1,864

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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