Information About Commercial Pilots
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Commercial pilots need postsecondary vocational award.
|Less than High School||0.6|
|Doctorate or Professional Degree||1.6|
Represents about 39,000 people in the United States- 12.0% of which are self-employed
Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 7,000 more commercial pilots but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 20,000 more.
On average, commercial pilots make $76,050 per year.
|Bottom 10%||Bottom 25%||Median||Top 75%||Top 90%|
|Transportation and material moving occupations||$17,730||$20,860||$28,760||$39,990||$54,860|
This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics