Crop Duster Career

Job Description: Pilot and navigate the flight of fixed-winged aircraft on nonscheduled air carrier routes, or helicopters. Requires Commercial Pilot certificate. Includes charter pilots with similar certification, and air ambulance and air tour pilots.

*A job as a Crop Duster falls under the broader career category of Commercial Pilots. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

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Crop Duster Career

Salary Info

We do not have salary data for this specific career but we can provide average wages for all careers in the category of Commercial Pilots

Median Annual Wage

$73,490

Median Hourly Wage

$35.33*

Total Employed Nationally

29,900


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010 wage data and 2008-2018 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2008-2018). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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