How much does a Flight Instructor make in San Jose, CA? The average Flight Instructor salary in San Jose, CA is $131,999 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $121,355 and $148,611. 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. 

25% $121,355 10% $111,663 90% $163,735 75% $148,611 $131,999 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Flight Instructor

Flight Instructor instructs student pilots in flight procedures and techniques in ground school courses and flight training. Prepares lesson plans. Being a Flight Instructor evaluates and monitors students performance. This position is typically is represented by a senior level pilot. Additionally, Flight Instructor the compensation data does NOT reflect salaries of flight instructors from smaller local flight schools who typically work on an hourly basis and consider the accumulation of airtime the highest priority in their respective careers. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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