How much does a rescue helicopter pilot make?

Answer How much a rescue helicopter pilot makes varies. The majority make between $50,000 and $80,000 a year. The pay is determined by the number of flight hours a pilot has and experience, the company th... Read More »

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How much does helicopter pilot training cost?

According to, a helicopter pilot training school, the average cost of obtaining a private helicopter license is about $11,500. The average cost of obtaining a commercial helicopter l... Read More »

How much does it cost to become a helicopter pilot?

Helicopter pilots seeking an FAA license (required to fly in the United States) have different requirements for flying commercially or privately. The average cost of schooling to prepare for licens... Read More »

How Long Does it Take to Become a Helicopter Pilot?

Becoming a helicopter pilot requires a significant amount of time--a minimum of 40 hours flight time plus dozens of hours of ground instruction. A typical training flight lasts 1 to 1 1/2 hours. Mo... Read More »

How much does a helicopter repairman make?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median earning amount for helicopter repairmen, who is considered an aircraft mechanic or avionic technician, was $22.57 per hour in 2006. The highe... Read More »