Pilot salary in Washington Metro Area, DC

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Based on 298 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Pilot is $131,500 per year. This is based on data from 298 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Pilot and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Pilot salary can vary between $40,000 to $311,000 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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United Airlines, Fairfax County, VA
22 income tax records
$111K – $342K
US Department Of Defense, Fairfax County, VA
29 income tax records
$61K – $147K

Pilot demographics in Washington Metro Area, DC

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25% are single
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75% are married
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54% have kids
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70% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Pilots in Washington Metro Area, DC

298 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a pilot in Washington Metro Area, DC is $131,500 per year. Pilot salaries in Washington Metro Area, DC can vary between $40,000 to $311,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 298 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as pilot.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for pilots near Washington Metro Area, DC: Arlington, VA ($130,000 a year), Annapolis, MD ($121,000 a year), and Virginia Beach, VA ($120,500 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.