Pilot salary in US Northeast Region

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Based on 1,318 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Pilot is $130,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,318 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pilot and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pilot salary can vary between $30,500 to $316,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Pilot salary by location

Pilot salary by company

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FedEx, US Northeast Region
17 income tax records
$183K – $443K
Netjets Aviation, US Northeast Region
28 income tax records
$109K – $343K
United Airlines, US Northeast Region
92 income tax records
$112K – $339K
Southwest Airlines, US Northeast Region
25 income tax records
$137K – $349K
UPS, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$52K – $338K
Delta Air Lines, US Northeast Region
67 income tax records
$93K – $441K
American Airlines, US Northeast Region
95 income tax records
$110K – $364K
JetBlue Airways, US Northeast Region
144 income tax records
$89K – $340K
Atlas Air, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$93K – $302K
Planesense, US Northeast Region
22 income tax records
$33K – $150K
Spirit Airlines, US Northeast Region
13 income tax records
$58K – $202K
Gama Aviation, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$24K – $125K
Piedmont Airlines, US Northeast Region
30 income tax records
$44K – $153K
US Department Of Defense, US Northeast Region
126 income tax records
$30K – $151K
Endeavor Air, US Northeast Region
30 income tax records
$41K – $112K
Air Wisconsin Airlines, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$35K – $81K
PSA Airlines, US Northeast Region
20 income tax records
$45K – $102K

Pilot demographics in US Northeast Region

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36% are single
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64% are married
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48% have kids
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67% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pilots in US Northeast Region

1,318 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pilot in US Northeast Region is $130,000 per year. Pilot salaries in US Northeast Region can vary between $30,500 to $316,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,318 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pilot.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for pilots in US Northeast Region: FedEx ($279,000 a year), Netjets Aviation ($246,500 a year), and United Airlines ($211,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pilots in US Northeast Region: York Metro Area, PA ($172,500 a year), Hartford Metro Area, CT ($168,500 a year), and Allentown Metro Area, PA ($163,500 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.