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Supervising Airplane Pilot Salary

$116,105 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Supervising Airplane Pilot is $116,105 a year and $56 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Supervising Airplane Pilot is between $80,791 and $144,337. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, supervises, and participates in activities of personnel engaged in federal aviation administration inflight testing of air navigational aids, air traffic controls, communications equipment, and sites of proposed equipment installations: schedules and coordinates inflight testing program with ground support crews, air traffic, and military personnel to assure ground tracking, equipment monitoring, and related services.
  • Conducts regularly scheduled and special flights to test equipment under all types of flight conditions including adverse weather, using both manual and automatic controls.
  • Prepares evaluation reports of flight activities and reviews reports prepared by facilities-flight-check pilots.
  • Recommends promotion, transfer, and discharge of personnel and authorizes leave.
  • Recommends purchase, repair, or modification of equipment.
Supervising Airplane Pilot Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers

Job family population: 84,070

Estimated population of Supervising Airplane Pilot jobs: 699

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

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