Pilot salary in Houston, TX

Average salary
Based on 86 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Pilot is $105,500 per year. This is based on data from 86 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pilot and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pilot salary can vary between $32,000 to $273,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Pilot salary by company

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Salary range**
United Airlines, Harris County, TX
43 income tax records
$108K – $357K
Southwest Airlines, Harris County, TX
10 income tax records
$130K – $324K
Mesa Airlines, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$29K – $97K
Expressjet Airlines, Harris County, TX
13 income tax records
$27K – $84K

Pilot demographics in Houston, TX

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48% are single
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52% are married
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34% have kids
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59% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pilots in Houston, TX

86 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pilot in Houston, TX is $105,500 per year. Pilot salaries in Houston, TX can vary between $32,000 to $273,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 86 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pilot.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for pilots near Houston, TX: United Airlines ($203,500 a year), Southwest Airlines ($171,000 a year), and Mesa Airlines ($59,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pilots near Houston, TX: Montgomery, TX ($194,500 a year), Friendswood, TX ($189,500 a year), and League City, TX ($154,500 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.