How much does a Test Pilot II make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Test Pilot II in the United States is $41 as of August 29, 2022, but the range typically falls between $36 and $44. Hourly rate 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.
Test Pilot II pilots model aircraft to ensure compliance with federal regulations and product specifications. Ensures operational functionality and pilot and passenger safety. Being a Test Pilot II recommends changes to cockpit or aircraft to better meet the pilot's needs or to improve flight. Performs tests and maneuvers as developed by engineers. Additionally, Test Pilot II may pilot demonstrations for officials or customers. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Requires Pilot license. The Test Pilot II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Test Pilot II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
CPI Aerostructures, Inc. engages in the contract production of structural aircraft parts for fixed wing aircraft and helicopters in the commercial and defense markets. The company also offers aero systems, such as reconnaissance pod structures and fuel panel systems; and supplies parts for maintenance, repair, and over... More
CPI AEROSTRUCTURES INC
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
What does a Test Pilot II do?
Test Pilot II in Yakima, WA
You need a four year degree and you need an airline transport pilot license. Also it’s really helpful if you have an A&P(Airframe and Powerplant) mechanics license.
November 15, 2019
Test Pilot II in Tulsa, OK
The plan should account for every hour spent in the flight test phase and should be adhered to with the same respect for the unknown that all successful test pilots share.
October 21, 2019
Test Pilot II in Indianapolis, IN
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Test Pilot II in the United States. The average hourly rate for Test Pilot II ranges from $36 to $44 with the average hourly pay of $41. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $36 to $44 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $41.