Chief Helicopter Pilot Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Chief Helicopter Pilot make in District of Columbia? The average Chief Helicopter Pilot salary in District of Columbia is $170,787 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $150,883 and $213,487. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in District of Columbia

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Chief Helicopter Pilot partners with general aviation management to establish and implement operating policies and procedures for helicopter pilots. Ensures flights are operated in compliance with all applicable FAA regulations. Being a Chief Helicopter Pilot schedules flight personnel, maintenance and maintains flight records. Assumes flight duty. Additionally, Chief Helicopter Pilot has all required licenses and meets flying time requirements. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires Commercial Pilot license for helicopters - CPL(H). The Chief Helicopter Pilot manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Chief Helicopter Pilot typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $170,787 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $170,787 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $170,787 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $170,787 Date Updated May 31, 2019
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