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Commercial Pilots Salary Information in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of commercial pilots in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of commercial pilots in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Commercial Pilots in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,810
25th Percentile Wage
$39,540
50th Percentile Wage
$60,290
75th Percentile Wage
$72,290
90th Percentile Wage
$81,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for commercial pilots in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,810.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for commercial pilots in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of commercial pilots from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201660,2905.17%-20.67%
201557,170-5.30%-
201460,2001.51%-
201359,290-22.70%-
201272,750--

Table 3. Compare Commercial Pilots Salary in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $60,290, Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for commercial pilots in state of South Dakota, followed by Sioux Falls (median annual salary $58,910). In comparison, the median annual salary of commercial pilots in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is 2.3 percent (2.3%) higher than that in Sioux Falls.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$60,290
Sioux Falls
$58,910

See also: Top paying jobs in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota.