How much does a Flight Scheduler make in the United States? The average Flight Scheduler salary in the United States is $75,902 as of January 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $64,390 and $89,788. 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. 

Flight Scheduler Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Flight Scheduler Salary $53,909 US January 26, 2024
25th Percentile Flight Scheduler Salary $64,390 US January 26, 2024
50th Percentile Flight Scheduler Salary $75,902 US January 26, 2024
75th Percentile Flight Scheduler Salary $89,788 US January 26, 2024
90th Percentile Flight Scheduler Salary $102,431 US January 26, 2024
25% $64,390 10% $53,909 90% $102,431 75% $89,788 $75,902 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.


Scheduling: Scheduling is the process of arranging, controlling and optimizing work and workloads in a production process or manufacturing process.


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Accounting: Creating financial statements and reports based on the summary of financial and business transactions.

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Job Description for Flight Scheduler

Flight Scheduler coordinates aircraft schedules according to crew availability, mechanical requirements, weather, customs requests, and government regulations. Advises the appropriate personnel of potential delays or cancellations. Being a Flight Scheduler may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Flight Scheduler typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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For Flight Scheduler, the upper level is Flight Operations Supervisor and then progresses to Flight Operations Manager.

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Flight Scheduler salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Flight Scheduler, the highest Flight Scheduler salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Flight Scheduler salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Flight Scheduler salary is in Miami, FL, where the Flight Scheduler salary is 2.9% lower than national average salary.

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 5.5%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
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