How much does a Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) make in the United States? The average Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) salary in the United States is $99,800 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $86,400 and $113,700. 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. 

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25% $86,400 10% $74,200 90% $126,355 75% $113,700 $99,800 50%(Median)
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The Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) supports captain in calculating flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to ensure aircraft meets scheduling requirements. Assists captain of the aircraft (larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) with flight duties. Being an Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) must stay current with federal and local flight regulations. Keeps navigation manuals and charts up-to-date. In addition, Airplane Co-Pilot (Large Jet) must be capable of taking full control of aircraft while in flight. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires FAA pilot certificate with necessary type ratings. Airplane Co-Pilot (Large 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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