How much does a Cargo Pilot make in the United States? The average Cargo Pilot salary in the United States is $153,786 as of March 26, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $136,530 and $172,459. 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.

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
Cargo Pilot Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Cargo Pilot Salary $120,819 US March 26, 2024
25th Percentile Cargo Pilot Salary $136,530 US March 26, 2024
50th Percentile Cargo Pilot Salary $153,786 US March 26, 2024
75th Percentile Cargo Pilot Salary $172,459 US March 26, 2024
90th Percentile Cargo Pilot Salary $189,460 US March 26, 2024
25% $136,530 10% $120,819 90% $189,460 75% $172,459 $153,786 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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**Captain SA227 Metroliner Cargo Pilot** **Department:** Flight **Location:** San Luis Obispo, CA Ameriflight, the nation's largest Part 135 cargo airline is seeking qualified Flight Crew Members to help us provide unparalleled service and value for our customers, with the highest dedication to safety, innovation and teamwork. Ameriflight operates over 150 aircraft with more than 1,500 weekly departures from bases across the United States and Puerto Rico: BFI, BUR, DFW, ELP, GEG, LAN, MHT, OMA, PDX, PHX, SAT, SDF, SLC, TJBQ & TJSJ. **About the position:** * Captain in SA227 Metroliner * Outstationed in San Luis Obispo, CA * Operates SBP-BUR* Monday-Friday evening, lays over and returns the following morning. *ONT layover on Friday night * Starting salary is $67,000 annually **Position Requirements:** * Must meet FAR 135.243(c) requirements for PIC in IFR conditions * 2,000 TT, 1000 PIC, 500 hours XC (defined at point to point), 250 multi, 200 turbine, 100 hours instrument (50 must be i
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**CDL-A Company Drivers in El Paso, TX** **Heavy Haul Loads mean Steady Freight and Big Pay** **Earn up to $110,000 annual** Keen drivers keep the world going. As a driver with Keen youll be transporting heavy equipment that help build roads, hospitals, and agricultural equipment that helps to feed our country. ****Heavy Haul Driver Benefits**** * $3,000 sign on bonus * Competitive Pay (per mile and % of load) 3 axle-75k 80k, 4 axle 88k 110k * Medical, Dental, Vision * Late model Peterbuilts * Weekly pay via direct deposit * Referral and safety bonus * Generous hometime * Paid orientation and training $200 per day * 401K * Pet/Rider policy ****Heavy Haul Driver Requirements**** * Must be 23 years old * 2 years verifiable driving experience * Heavy Haul Experience * No more than 3 moving violations or preventable accidents in 3 years **Company Drivers** The information below provides insight into how working as a Company Driver may meet your expected lifestyle, work into your long-term
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**CDL-A Company Drivers in Springdale, AR** **Heavy Haul Loads mean Steady Freight and Big Pay** **Earn up to $110,000 annual** Keen drivers keep the world going. As a driver with Keen youll be transporting heavy equipment that help build roads, hospitals, and agricultural equipment that helps to feed our country. ****Heavy Haul Driver Benefits**** * $3,000 sign on bonus * Competitive Pay (per mile and % of load) 3 axle-75k 80k, 4 axle 88k 110k * Medical, Dental, Vision * Late model Peterbuilts * Weekly pay via direct deposit * Referral and safety bonus * Generous hometime * Paid orientation and training $200 per day * 401K * Pet/Rider policy ****Heavy Haul Driver Requirements**** * Must be 23 years old * 2 years verifiable driving experience * Heavy Haul Experience * No more than 3 moving violations or preventable accidents in 3 years **Company Drivers** The information below provides insight into how working as a Company Driver may meet your expected lifestyle, work into your long-te
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**CDL-A Company Drivers in Newark, NJ** **Heavy Haul Loads mean Steady Freight and Big Pay** **Earn up to $110,000 annual** Keen drivers keep the world going. As a driver with Keen youll be transporting heavy equipment that help build roads, hospitals, and agricultural equipment that helps to feed our country. ****Heavy Haul Driver Benefits**** * $3,000 sign on bonus * Competitive Pay (per mile and % of load) 3 axle-75k 80k, 4 axle 88k 110k * Medical, Dental, Vision * Late model Peterbuilts * Weekly pay via direct deposit * Referral and safety bonus * Generous hometime * Paid orientation and training $200 per day * 401K * Pet/Rider policy ****Heavy Haul Driver Requirements**** * Must be 23 years old * 2 years verifiable driving experience * Heavy Haul Experience * No more than 3 moving violations or preventable accidents in 3 years **Company Drivers** The information below provides insight into how working as a Company Driver may meet your expected lifestyle, work into your long-term c
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**CDL-A Company Drivers in Mount Pleasant, SC** **Heavy Haul Loads mean Steady Freight and Big Pay** **Earn up to $110,000 annual** Keen drivers keep the world going. As a driver with Keen youll be transporting heavy equipment that help build roads, hospitals, and agricultural equipment that helps to feed our country. ****Heavy Haul Driver Benefits**** * $3,000 sign on bonus * Competitive Pay (per mile and % of load) 3 axle-75k 80k, 4 axle 88k 110k * Medical, Dental, Vision * Late model Peterbuilts * Weekly pay via direct deposit * Referral and safety bonus * Generous hometime * Paid orientation and training $200 per day * 401K * Pet/Rider policy ****Heavy Haul Driver Requirements**** * Must be 23 years old * 2 years verifiable driving experience * Heavy Haul Experience * No more than 3 moving violations or preventable accidents in 3 years **Company Drivers** The information below provides insight into how working as a Company Driver may meet your expected lifestyle, work into your lon
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**CDL-A Company Drivers in Allentown, PA** **Heavy Haul Loads mean Steady Freight and Big Pay** **Earn up to $110,000 annual** Keen drivers keep the world going. As a driver with Keen youll be transporting heavy equipment that help build roads, hospitals, and agricultural equipment that helps to feed our country. ****Heavy Haul Driver Benefits**** * $3,000 sign on bonus * Competitive Pay (per mile and % of load) 3 axle-75k 80k, 4 axle 88k 110k * Medical, Dental, Vision * Late model Peterbuilts * Weekly pay via direct deposit * Referral and safety bonus * Generous hometime * Paid orientation and training $200 per day * 401K * Pet/Rider policy ****Heavy Haul Driver Requirements**** * Must be 23 years old * 2 years verifiable driving experience * Heavy Haul Experience * No more than 3 moving violations or preventable accidents in 3 years Beyond the job benefits already listed above, there are several other advantages to truck driving jobs in Allentown. Iowa offers a variety of industries
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Career Path for this job

  1. Down a level:

    Pilot I

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Cargo Pilot

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Pilot III

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Cargo Pilot in the United States. The base salary for Cargo Pilot ranges from $136,530 to $172,459 with the average base salary of $153,786. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $148,501 to $193,255 with the average total cash compensation of $167,340.
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