Pilot salary in Illinois

Average salary
$94,500/yr
Based on 510 income tax records
$31,500
$309,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$31,500
$309,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Pilots make?
The average total salary for a Pilot is $94,500 per year. This is based on data from 510 TurboTax users who reported their job as Pilot and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pilot salary can vary between $31,500 to $309,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Pilot salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Saint Charles, IL
10 income tax records
$157,500/yr
$63K – $196K
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O Fallon, IL
17 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$75K – $149K
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Chicago, IL
137 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$57K – $126K

Pilot salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Southwest Airlines, Illinois
27 income tax records
$201,500/yr
$146K – $288K
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American Airlines, Illinois
41 income tax records
$198,500/yr
$160K – $225K
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United Airlines, Illinois
51 income tax records
$180,500/yr
$151K – $288K
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Spirit Airlines, Illinois
17 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$57K – $115K
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US Department Of Defense, Illinois
33 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$47K – $79K
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Envoy Air, Illinois
28 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$51K – $84K
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SkyWest Airlines, Illinois
72 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$54K – $86K
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Republic Airways, Illinois
18 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$52K – $110K
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Air Wisconsin Airlines, Illinois
12 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$46K – $81K

Pilot demographics in Illinois

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43% are single
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57% are married
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40% have kids
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58% own a home

Pilot salaries by age in Illinois

$0
$49,750
$99,500
$149,250
$199,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Pilots in Illinois

510 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pilot in Illinois is $94,500 per year. Pilot salaries in Illinois can vary between $31,500 to $309,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 510 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pilot.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for pilots in Illinois: Southwest Airlines ($201,500 a year), American Airlines ($198,500 a year), and United Airlines ($180,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pilots in Illinois: Saint Charles, IL ($157,500 a year), O Fallon, IL ($95,500 a year), and Chicago, IL ($78,000 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.