Airline Pilot salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
Based on 737 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Airline Pilot is $117,000 per year. This is based on data from 737 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Airline Pilot and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Airline Pilot salary can vary between $28,000 to $313,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Airline Pilot salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
UPS, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$159K – $368K
United Airlines, US Midwest Region
63 income tax records
$128K – $374K
Southwest Airlines, US Midwest Region
50 income tax records
$128K – $383K
JetBlue Airways, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$95K – $306K
Delta Air Lines, US Midwest Region
95 income tax records
$108K – $346K
American Airlines, US Midwest Region
51 income tax records
$102K – $294K
Atlas Air, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$88K – $250K
Spirit Airlines, US Midwest Region
27 income tax records
$82K – $243K
Sun Country, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$63K – $126K
PSA Airlines, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$44K – $151K
Endeavor Air, US Midwest Region
44 income tax records
$39K – $145K
Air Wisconsin Airlines, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$27K – $96K
SkyWest Airlines, US Midwest Region
94 income tax records
$39K – $113K

Airline Pilot demographics in US Midwest Region

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38% are single
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62% are married
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46% have kids
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71% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Airline Pilots in US Midwest Region

737 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a airline pilot in US Midwest Region is $117,000 per year. Airline pilot salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $28,000 to $313,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 737 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as airline pilot.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for airline pilots in US Midwest Region: UPS ($250,000 a year), United Airlines ($219,000 a year), and Southwest Airlines ($213,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for airline pilots in US Midwest Region: Louisville Metro Area, KY ($236,000 a year), Ann Arbor Metro Area, MI ($198,500 a year), and Kansas City Metro Area, MO ($188,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.