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Any flight schools that pay good?

airludy

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I am thinking about looking for a decent flight instructing job. I have 1600 hours mei/cfII. Any good schools out there that pay a salary??
 

learthirty5

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I would check the university programs...Western Michigan University pay wasnt too bad and the area is pretty cheap to live. Winter months tend to be a bit slow.
 

dash8driver

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airludy said:
I am thinking about looking for a decent flight instructing job. I have 1600 hours mei/cfII. Any good schools out there that pay a salary??

i thought you were going to go drive a UPS truck for 35k?

dont forget to ask if the flight school will buy you lunch! :rolleyes:






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Ill Mitch

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airludy said:
I am thinking about looking for a decent flight instructing job. I have 1600 hours mei/cfII. Any good schools out there that pay a salary??

Didn't you say you had 2000 hours in another thread? How'd you lose the 400 hours?
 

TR4A

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Ill Mitch said:
Didn't you say you had 2000 hours in another thread? How'd you lose the 400 hours?
He said he has 1600 MEI/CFI.
 

de Pez

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"Any flight schools that pay good?"

Well.....I can't think of any...
 

Pilotadjuster

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No.

Even the ones who charge a mint for instruction don't filter much down to the CFIs (I think someone here once posted American Fliers pays about $8.00 per hour, charges like $40). Independents make much more, but try finding students with avgas at $5/gallon. I've heard a really good independent can make upwards of $50/hr doing instruction in others' aircraft, but haven't seen evidence of that.
 

airludy

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Yes I charge 40$ flight/ground for independent. Its a good side gig, but impossible to keep a full schedule
 

BE200Driver

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Some pay WELL, none pay GOOD.
 

StrykerFL

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Try UND Aerospace. I've heard they pay their instructors around $200/day to teach in the Cirrus up at the factory in Duluth, MN. I think they mostly do just Cirrus Transitions for new owners and some occasional private or instrument training. Duluth is cold as a mother in the winter and nice for the summer (July) and not to mention you would get to fly a kick a$$ airplanes.
 

El Bucho

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I hear sim instructors at Flight Safety pay well. You might have to be a 70 year old retired KC135 driver though to get one of those jobs. :)
 

skydivinguy

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dash8driver said:
i thought you were going to go drive a UPS truck for 35k?

dont forget to ask if the flight school will buy you lunch! :rolleyes:

LOL! ROFLMAO!!! mahalo fo dat brah!
 

Goose Egg

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StrykerFL said:
...and not to mention you would get to fly a kick a$$ airplanes.

...and the Cirrus too. ;)

Edit: My school pays pretty well (relatively speaking.) PM me if you want details.

-Goose
 
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