Captain Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 735 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 13, 2019
Average salary
$71,650 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$184,000
Salary Distribution

Average additional compensation

Profit sharing
$5,000
/ year

How much does a Captain make in the United States?

The average salary for a Captain is $71,650 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 735 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Captain employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Captain is 2-4 years.
Captain salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$140,995 per year
$296,303 per year
$277,835 per year
$242,748 per year
$241,000 per year
$234,302 per year
$230,594 per year
$195,851 per year
$189,497 per year
$180,763 per year
Captain salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$120,853 per year
$213,131 per year
$68,241 per year
$80,367 per year
$174,597 per year

Captain job openings

Dispatcher
JetBlue Airways Corporation
Long Island City, NY
Citation Captain and First Officer
Jet Air
Iowa City, IA
Event Staff
The South Beach Photo Booth Co
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Captain Jobs