How much does a Director of Flight Operations make? The average Director of Flight Operations salary is $111,625 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $93,393 and $138,560. 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. 

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Signature Flight Support Corporation - Dumfries , VA
Safely andaccurately conducting flight line operations in accordance with establishedpolicies and ... Excellentvision and coordination to move or direct aircraft * Requiresmedium to heavy lifting up to ...
Capital Markets Placement - 1 day ago
Signature Flight Support Corporation - Roanoke , VA
Safely and accurately conducting flight line operations in accordance with established policies and ... Excellent vision and coordination to move or direct aircraft * Requires medium to heavy lifting up ...
Signature Airlines - 35 days ago
Electronic Consulting Services, Inc (ECS Federal) - Fairfax , VA
Job Description ECS is seeking a Flight Operations Specialist to be based out of our headquarters in Fairfax, VA, with the expectation of travel to CONUS and OCONUS locations. ECS is currently ...
Dice.com - 3 days ago
Direct and execute NEN operations, maintenance, and engineering work at WFF within the scope, goals ... Working knowledge of satellite ground station operations, mission management, flight dynamics ...
Peraton - 12 days ago
... flight and maintenance operations. The incumbent must have an in-depth knowledge of quality ... Delegate, as necessary, to leads and direct reports to accomplish goals; * Reinforce and champion ...
ZipRecruiter - 22 days ago
George Mason University - Fairfax , VA
Director of Operations, Office of Admissions The Office of Admissions is looking for a dynamic, motivated, and innovative Director of Operations. George Mason University has a strong institutional ...
Recruitics REACH - 42 days ago

Director of Flight Operations Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Director of Flight Operations between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Director of Flight Operations in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $139,531
Washington, DC $124,261
Miami, FL $108,668
Chicago, IL $118,422
Boston, MA $125,768
New York, NY $134,285
Dallas, TX $110,899
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Director of Flight Operations in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Director of Flight Operations in the United States. The base salary for Director of Flight Operations ranges from $93,393 to $138,560 with the average base salary of $111,625. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $94,701 to $143,126 with the average total cash compensation of $114,213.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $111,625 $93,393 - $138,560
Bonus $2,588 $1,307 - $4,567
Total Pay $114,213 $94,701 - $143,126
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Flight Director and Director of Flight Operations?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Director of Flight Operations is $111,625, and the average salary of Flight Director is $112,136. The average salary of Flight Director is higher than Director of Flight Operations. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Director of Flight Operations, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Director of Flight Operations. a Director of Flight Operations Salary in New Britain, CT is $120,556 as of October 28, 2020; a Director of Flight Operations Salary in Barnstable, MA is $117,711 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Director of Flight Operations vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Director of Flight Operations?
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Last Update: October 28, 2020