How much does a Helicopter Pilot make?

Updated Aug. 17, 2021
$166,802 /yr
Average Base Pay

13 salaries

$126K

Low

$167K

Average

$220K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Helicopter Pilot is $166,802 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Helicopter Pilot salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Helicopter Pilot employees.

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Hydro One
4

Hydro One

Helicopter Pilot

$189,395

 /yr
Range: $160K - $220K
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$160K

$220K

$159,616 - $219,852 Range

Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services
3.9

Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services

Helicopter Pilot

$129,969

 /yr
Range: $123K - $137K

$123K

$137K

$122,528 - $136,690 Range

National Defence and the Canadian Forces
4

National Defence and the Canadian Forces

Helicopter Pilot

$109,820

 /yr
Range: $68K - $143K

$68K

$143K

$67,944 - $143,316 Range

Wildcat Helicopters
2.6

Wildcat Helicopters

Helicopter Pilot

$61,550

 /yr
Range: $62K - $64K

$62K

$64K

$61,550 - $64,410 Range

Canadian Armed Forces
4

Canadian Armed Forces

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$95K -$123K

$95K

$123K

$94,880 - $122,578 Range

Royal Canadian Air Force
4.2

Royal Canadian Air Force

Helicopter Pilot - Monthly
About 

$9K -$11K

$9K

$11K

$8,580 - $11,445 Range

TRK Engineering

Helicopter Pilot - Monthly
About 

$4K -$4K

$4K

$4K

$3,642 - $4,427 Range

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Blackcomb Helicopters

Helicopter Pilot - Hourly
About 

$19 -$57

 hourly

$19

$57

$19 - $57 Range

J.D. Irving
3.8

J.D. Irving

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$120K -$130K

$120K

$130K

$119,960 - $129,628 Range

Ornge
3.1

Ornge

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$73K -$78K

$73K

$78K

$73,173 - $78,170 Range

CHC Helicopter
3.2

CHC Helicopter

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$113K -$123K

$113K

$123K

$113,053 - $122,768 Range

OpsMobil
1.4

OpsMobil

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$50K -$55K

$50K

$55K

$49,926 - $54,808 Range

Canadian Helicopters
3

Canadian Helicopters

Helicopter Pilot - Contractor
About 

$120K -$128K

$120K

$128K

$119,595 - $128,189 Range

Helicopter Transport Services
4.1

Helicopter Transport Services

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$63K -$68K

$63K

$68K

$62,966 - $67,858 Range

3.1

Universal Helicopters

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$80K -$87K

$80K

$87K

$80,464 - $86,992 Range

Maple Shade Township

Helicopter Pilot - Monthly
About 

$5K -$5K

$5K

$5K

$4,968 - $5,413 Range

Valhalla Helicopters

Helicopter Pilot - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$1,956 - $2,111 Range

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CHL

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$72K -$78K

$72K

$78K

$71,788 - $78,391 Range

Cougar Helicopters

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$125K -$137K

$125K

$137K

$125,439 - $136,563 Range

GLHeli

Helicopter Pilot
About 

$89K -$97K

$89K

$97K

$89,230 - $97,060 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Helicopter Pilot salaries

The national average salary for a Helicopter Pilot is $166,802 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Helicopter Pilot salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Helicopter Pilot employees.

The highest salary for a Helicopter Pilot in Canada is $220,419 per year.

The lowest salary for a Helicopter Pilot in Canada is $126,228 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent helicopter pilot salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$109,820
per year
A Helicopter Pilot in the Montreal Area area reported making $109,820 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$65,141
per year
A Helicopter Pilot in the Toronto Area area reported making $65,141 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$61,550
per year
A Helicopter Pilot in the Kamloops Area area reported making $61,550 per year
Additional Pay
$50k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kamloops Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$61,550
per year
A Helicopter Pilot in the Kamloops Area area reported making $61,550 per year
Additional Pay
$50k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kamloops Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$117,970
per year
A Helicopter Pilot in the Edmonton Area area reported making $117,970 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$51,550
per year
A Helicopter Pilot in the Vancouver Area area reported making $51,550 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$56,705
per year
An UAV Pilot in the Toronto Area area reported making $56,705 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public