American Airlines Pilot Salary in the United States

How much does an American Airlines Pilot make in the United States? The average American Airlines Pilot salary in the United States is $148,871 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $128,960 and $168,076. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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