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

The average annual and hourly salaries for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers among Wisconsin 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$115,170
75th Percentile Wage
$106,650
50th Percentile Wage
$90,900
25th Percentile Wage
$57,820
10th Percentile Wage
$35,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,690.

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

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $90,900 -6.25%
2013 $96,960 12.86%
2012 $85,910 -13.46%
2011 $99,270 1.11%
2010 $98,180 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 12.86%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 1.11% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-13.46%).

Table 4. Average Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineer Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineers
$90,900
Commercial Pilots
$67,110
Air Traffic Controllers
$100,430
Airfield Operations Specialists
$28,220
Flight Attendants
$38,360

Airline Pilots, Copilots, and Flight Engineer Salary by State

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