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How much does a Airline Pilot make?

Updated 15 Jan 2022
US$85,103 /yr
Average Base Pay

840 salaries

US$51K

Low

US$85K

Average

US$142K

High

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How much does a Airline Pilot make? The national average salary for a Airline Pilot is $85,103 in United States. Filter by location to see Airline Pilot salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 840 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Airline Pilot employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Pilot£41,155 /yr
L3
Senior Pilot£39,964 /yr
L4
Staff Pilot£39,964 /yr
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British Airways
3.4

British Airways

Airline Pilot

£77,711

 /yr
Range: £31K - £220K
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£31K

£220K

£30,595 - £220,000 Range

easyJet
4.2

easyJet

Airline Pilot

£52,803

 /yr
Range: £31K - £134K

£31K

£134K

£31,084 - £133,828 Range

Flybe
4

Flybe

Airline Pilot

£74,264

 /yr
Range: £34K - £207K

£34K

£207K

£33,949 - £207,258 Range

Jet2.com
4.1

Jet2.com

Airline Pilot

£74,871

 /yr
Range: £51K - £113K

£51K

£113K

£51,484 - £113,458 Range

easyJet
4.2

easyJet

Airline Pilot

£34,884

 /yr
Range: £24K - £55K

£24K

£55K

£24,289 - £55,179 Range

Virgin Atlantic Airways
3.8

Virgin Atlantic Airways

Airline Pilot

£89,526

 /yr
Range: £71K - £97K

£71K

£97K

£71,251 - £97,073 Range

Ryanair
3.2

Ryanair

Airline Pilot

£33,400

 /yr
Range: £19K - £86K

£19K

£86K

£18,932 - £86,000 Range

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Norwegian Air Shuttle
4.1

Norwegian Air Shuttle

Airline Pilot

£74,264

 /yr
Range: £55K - £96K

£55K

£96K

£55,430 - £95,793 Range

TUI Group
4.3

TUI Group

Airline Pilot

£130,951

 /yr
Range: £29K - £379K

£29K

£379K

£28,754 - £378,899 Range

Thomas Cook
3.8

Thomas Cook

Airline Pilot

£73,813

 /yr
Range: £63K - £140K

£63K

£140K

£62,581 - £139,515 Range

British Airways
3.4

British Airways

Airline Pilot

£100,000

 /yr
Range: £28K - £106K

£28K

£106K

£27,711 - £105,508 Range

Cathay Pacific
3.3

Cathay Pacific

Airline Pilot

£103,588

 /yr
Range: £70K - £150K

£70K

£150K

£69,629 - £150,241 Range

British Airways
3.4

British Airways

Airline Pilot - Contractor
About 

£50K -£94K

£50K

£94K

£50,469 - £93,719 Range

Airbus
4.1

Airbus

Airline Pilot
About 

£75K -£450K

£75K

£450K

£75,293 - £450,117 Range

easyJet
4.2

easyJet

Airline Pilot - Hourly Contractor
About 

£26 -£40

 hourly

£26

£40

£26 - £40 Range

AirTanker
3.7

AirTanker

Airline Pilot
About 

£41K -£79K

£41K

£79K

£41,011 - £78,773 Range

Wizz Air
3.7

Wizz Air

Airline Pilot
About 

£20K -£42K

£20K

£42K

£20,404 - £42,347 Range

Qantas
3.9

Qantas

Airline Pilot
About 

£516K -£556K

£516K

£556K

£515,667 - £556,125 Range

KLM
4.1

KLM

Airline Pilot - Hourly
About 

£8 -£51

 hourly

£8

£51

£8 - £51 Range

Titan Air
4.7

Titan Air

Airline Pilot
About 

£51K -£101K

£51K

£101K

£51,370 - £101,454 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Airline Pilot salaries

The national average salary for an Airline Pilot is £78,862 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see an Airline Pilot salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Airline Pilot employees.

The highest salary for an Airline Pilot in United Kingdom is £121,133 per year.

The lowest salary for an Airline Pilot in United Kingdom is £51,342 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent airline pilot salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£85,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the London Area area reported making £85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£5,000
monthly
A Pilot in the Bolton Area area reported making £5,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bolton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£81,790
per year
A Pilot in the London Area area reported making £81,790 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£98,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Belfast Area area reported making £98,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£127,309
per year
An Airline Pilot in the London Area area reported making £127,309 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£49,048
per year
A Pilot in the Manchester Area area reported making £49,048 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Manchester Area area
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£55,000
per year
A First Officer in the Chelmsford Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chelmsford Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£69,999
per year
A Pilot in the Oxford Area area reported making £69,999 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£9
hourly
A Pilot in the London Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
London Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£50,000
per year
A Pilot, First Officer in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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