How much does a Pilot make?

Updated 24 Sep 2021
£41,155 /yr
Average Base Pay

13 salaries

£24K

Low

£41K

Average

£69K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Pilot is £41,155 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Pilot salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Pilot employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Pilot£41,155 /yr
L3
Senior Pilot£39,964 /yr
L4
Staff Pilot£39,964 /yr
Career Path

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Salaries in United Kingdom

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Royal Air Force
3.7

Royal Air Force

Pilot

£58,040

 /yr
Range: £43K - £93K
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£43K

£93K

£42,886 - £92,746 Range

British Airways
3.4

British Airways

Pilot

£75,609

 /yr
Range: £27K - £407K

£27K

£407K

£26,736 - £407,313 Range

easyJet
4.2

easyJet

Pilot

£89,031

 /yr
Range: £33K - £552K

£33K

£552K

£32,829 - £552,000 Range

Jet2.com
4.2

Jet2.com

Pilot

£85,706

 /yr
Range: £26K - £113K

£26K

£113K

£25,597 - £112,685 Range

UK Ministry of Defence
4

UK Ministry of Defence

Pilot

£71,410

 /yr
Range: £10K - £76K

£10K

£76K

£10,211 - £76,006 Range

Babcock International Group
3.6

Babcock International Group

Pilot

£76,048

 /yr
Range: £56K - £118K

£56K

£118K

£56,000 - £117,817 Range

Royal Navy
3.8

Royal Navy

Pilot

£61,828

 /yr
Range: £42K - £77K

£42K

£77K

£42,000 - £76,957 Range

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easyJet
4.2

easyJet

Pilot

£34,527

 /yr
Range: £30K - £41K

£30K

£41K

£30,000 - £41,000 Range

Thomas Cook
3.8

Thomas Cook

Pilot

£101,174

 /yr
Range: £76K - £137K

£76K

£137K

£76,371 - £136,877 Range

Ryanair
3.1

Ryanair

Pilot

£100,000

 /yr
Range: £50K - £246K

£50K

£246K

£50,000 - £245,735 Range

British Airways
3.4

British Airways

Pilot
About 

£97K -£106K

£97K

£106K

£96,570 - £106,465 Range

TUI Group
4.3

TUI Group

Pilot
About 

£67K -£131K

£67K

£131K

£66,865 - £130,507 Range

Mars
4.2

Mars

Pilot
About 

£36K -£45K

£36K

£45K

£36,080 - £45,015 Range

Flybe
4

Flybe

Pilot
About 

£29K -£36K

£29K

£36K

£28,718 - £35,969 Range

West Yorkshire Police
3.7

£59K

£63K

£58,623 - £62,788 Range

Bristow Group Inc
4

Bristow Group Inc

Pilot
About 

£67K -£79K

£67K

£79K

£66,870 - £79,256 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Pilot - Hourly
About 

£7 -£8

 hourly

£7

£8

£7 - £8 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Pilot
About 

£147K -£159K

£147K

£159K

£146,557 - £158,643 Range

Waitrose
4

Waitrose

Pilot - Hourly
About 

£9 -£10

 hourly

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Pilot
About 

£64K -£70K

£64K

£70K

£63,856 - £69,978 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Pilot salaries

The national average salary for a Pilot is £41,155 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Pilot salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Pilot employees.

The highest salary for a Pilot in United Kingdom is £69,321 per year.

The lowest salary for a Pilot in United Kingdom is £24,433 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£41,000
per year
A Pilot in the Guildford Area area reported making £41,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Guildford Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£87,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the London Area area reported making £87,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£35,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Guildford Area area reported making £35,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Guildford Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£65,000
per year
A Pilot in the London Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£100,000
per year
A Pilot in the Birmingham Area area reported making £100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£29,528
per year
An Airline Pilot in the Glasgow Area area reported making £29,528 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£40,000
per year
An Airline Pilot in the London Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£31,045
per year
A Royal Air Force in the Reading Area area reported making £31,045 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£156,000
per year
A Pilot in the London Area area reported making £156,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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