How much does a Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) make in the United States? The average Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) salary in the United States is $140,750 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $121,916 and $158,906. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet)

Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) ensures that trip of assigned flight (aircraft larger than 12,500 pounds at takeoff) is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulfill scheduling requirements. Being a Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) must stay current with federal and local flight regulations. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Captain/Pilot in Command (Large Jet) possesses current airline transport certificate with necessary type ratings. Requires a minimum of 5,000 hours of flight experience. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Captain/Pilot in Command (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 Salary.com)... View full job description

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