Commercial Pilot Salary in India: Incentives and Lifestyle

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Commercial Pilot Salary in India.

Commercial Pilot Salary in India

Salary Range Based on Type of Aircraft / Officer Rank*

TYPE OF AIRCRAFT CAPTAIN/PILOT IN COMMAND (Per Month Salary) FIRST OFFICER/CO PILOT SECOND OFFICER/FLIGHT ENGINEER
Airbus A-300/ A-310/ A-320 Rs.350,000 – 600,000 Rs.225,000 – 300,000 Rs.90,000 – 150,000
Airbus A-340 Rs.400,000 – 650,000 Rs.250,000 – 325,000 Rs.100,000 – 180,000
Boeing 737-900 Rs.400,000 – 650,000 Rs.225,000 – 350,000 Rs.100,000 – 210,000
Cargo International/Domestic Rs.300,000 – 600,000 Rs.175,000 – 400,000 Rs.80,000 – 200,000
Courier Flight Rs.200,000 – 325,000 Rs.90,000 – 150,000
Private/ VIP Aircraft Rs.100,000 – 150,000
Private Air Taxi Rs.100,000 – 150,000

* The above salary ranges are base salaries for the mandatory 50 hours/month flight, but when they do flight up to 90 hours per month their remuneration goes up by up to 50% over the above figures.

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Average Salary of Pilot based on Experience

Experience in this trade plays a crucial role in determining your future- not only in terms of learning but also the kind of remuneration you can expect:

Experience Average Salaries ( Per Month)
Less than a year Rs.60,000 – 130,000
1-4 years Rs.100,000 – 300,000
5-9 years Rs.250,000 – 450,000
10-19 years Rs.400,000 – 700,000
More than 20 years Rs.500,000 – 1,000,000

 Monthly Salaries Based on Certification or Training

Job Category Industry Monthly Salary Range
Commercial Pilot Commercial Aviation Rs.300,000 to Rs.1,000,000
Private Pilot Private Flight/Air Taxi Rs.150,000 to Rs.300,000

 

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