Corporate Pilot Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about corporate pilot demographics? We analyzed 363 corporate pilots resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Corporate Pilot Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as corporate pilots. Keep reading to find out what the results for corporate pilots were.

Corporate Pilot Gender Ratio

Among corporate pilots, 6.4% of them are women compared to 90.1% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 90.1%
  • Female, 6.4%
  • Unknown, 3.5%

Corporate Pilot Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among corporate pilots is White, which makes up 85.9% of all corporate pilots. Comparatively, there are 7.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 2.8% of the Unknown ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 85.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 7.2%
  • Unknown, 2.8%
  • Black or African American, 2.1%
  • Asian, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.1%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Corporate Pilots

The chart below shows that 60.0% of corporate pilots speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Carrier at 20.0% and Cheyenne is the third-most popular at 20.0%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 60.0%
  • Carrier, 20.0%
  • Cheyenne, 20.0%

Corporate Pilot Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among corporate pilots.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Corporate Pilot Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the corporate pilot position over time.

Male
Female
100%
98%
95%
93%
90%
88%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Corporate Pilot Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of corporate pilots changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of corporate pilots based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Corporate Pilot

By looking over 363 corporate pilots resumes, we figured out that the average corporate pilot enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 35%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Corporate Pilot Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of corporate pilot employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of corporate pilots is 40+ years old, which represents 60% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Corporate Pilots with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, fighter pilot and airline captain have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Airline Flight Attendant16%78%
Flight Attendant22%75%
International Flight Attendant22%73%
Corporate Pilot90%6%
Ground Operations Superintendent94%3%
Airline Captain95%4%
Fighter Pilot96%1%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Fighter Pilot
Airline Captain
Ground Operations Superintendent
Corporate Pilot
International Flight Attendant
Flight Attendant
Airline Flight Attendant
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Corporate Pilots with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to corporate pilots.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
p & D Driver6.99%
Corporate Pilot7.63%
Traffic Control Specialist7.72%
Limousine Driver7.91%
Stage Hand8.85%
Motor Vehicle Operator13.50%
Airfield Services Officer20.19%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Corporate Pilot?

male-income
Male Income
$87,648
female-income
Female Income
$75,728

Corporate Pilot Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that White men and Black or African American men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$94,407
$89,258
$84,108
$78,959
$73,809
$68,660
$63,511
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Corporate Pilot Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
Bachelor's Degree$89,258
Master's Degree$96,563

Corporate Pilot Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$105,111
$100,837
$96,563
$92,289
$88,015
$83,741
$79,467
$75,193
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Corporate Pilot Heatmaps

Where Are Corporate Pilots Located?

By looking through more than 363 resumes, we found that the most popular places for corporate pilots are TX, Houston and GA, Atlanta.

Number of Corporate Pilots

Corporate Pilot Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ corporate pilots. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most corporate pilots is the manufacturing industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire corporate pilots.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Corporate Pilot Work In

Employees with the corporate pilot job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most corporate pilots prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Private

Public

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ corporate pilots. Those industries include manufacturing, transportation and retail.

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Manufacturing

Fortune 500

Transportation

Retail

Technology

Corporate Pilot Jobs