How much does a Airplane Captain (Small Jet) make in the United States? The average Airplane Captain (Small Jet) salary in the United States is $120,100 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $101,300 and $143,500. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $101,300 10% $84,184 90% $164,804 75% $143,500 $120,100 50%(Median)
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The Airplane Captain (Small Jet) determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulfill scheduling requirements. Ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft smaller than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Being an Airplane Captain (Small Jet) possesses current airline transport certificate with necessary type ratings. Must stay current with federal and local flight regulations. In addition, Airplane Captain (Small Jet) requires a minimum of 5,000 hours of flight experience. Airplane Captain (Small Jet)'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021

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