Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineer Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers among Arizona metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,840
25th Percentile Wage
$63,080
50th Percentile Wage
$82,560
75th Percentile Wage
$160,310
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $160,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $55,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$82,560
5.83% 5.83%
2016
$77,750
-66.42% -
2015
$129,390
-0.29% -
2014
$129,770
40.09% -
2012
$77,750
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers in Arizona Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in state of Arizona ranges from $101,310 to $130,940. The highest paying area for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in Arizona is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with a median annual salary of $130,940. The lowest paying area is Tucson with a median annual salary of $101,310.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$130,940
Tucson
$101,310




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