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United Airlines

Chicago, IL

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QUICKTAKE
  • United pilots approved a two-year UPA extension to 1/31/19 that includes industry-leading pay rates
  • Less than 250 pilots are still out on various leaves
  • All 747-400 aircraft to be retired by the end of 2018
  • 21 B787-8/9/10s (additional) on order
  • 14 B777-300 deliveries start in Dec 2016
  • 14 A319s (used) leases in 2016/17 and 14 options in 2018-2022 
  • 65 B737-700 deliveries begin in mid 2017
  • 35 A350-1000 deliveries start in 2018
  • 100 B737 MAX9 deliveries starting in 2018
  • Full-flat First, BusinessFirst and Business classes seats on all widebodies and B757s
  • Wi-Fi has been installed on 700 aircraft including on international routes
  • United is a founding member of the Star Alliance global airline alliance
  • IATA code: UA; ICAO code: UAL
  • ATC callsign: "United"
  • This page last updated: August 25, 2016 (Quicktake)
PILOTS
Total: 12505
Active: 12505
Furloughed: 0
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FLEET
A319: 56
A320: 97
B739: 12
B739ER: 130
B788: 12
B789: 16
B752: 56
B737: 40
B738: 130
B744: 22
B753: 21
B763ER: 35
B764ER: 16
B772: 19
B772ER: 55
DOMICILES
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HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Currently hiring First Officers

Apply online

Hiring 300 more pilots from May-Dec 2016

295 new pilots hired Jan-May. Plan to hire 800-900 new pilots in 2017

Next class dates: May 24, June 7, June 21, July 19, Aug 23, Sep 20, Sep 27, Oct 11, Oct 18, Nov 8, Nov 15, Dec 6, Dec 13

The goal is to expand the seniority list to 16,000 pilots over the next few years

Less than 250 pilots are still out on various leaves, awaiting return and training

Minimums: 1,000 fixed-wing turbine time

New hires can expect B737 or B757/B767

JUMPSEATS

List at ticket counter or gate. Unlimited jumpseats. CASS participant.

United Airlines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  777 747-4 767-4 787 757-3 767-2 767-3 757 A320 A321 737-8 737-9 A319 737-7
12   305 305 305 305 255 255 255 246 246 246 246 246 236 236
11   303 303 303 303 252 252 252 244 244 244 244 244 234 234
10   301 301 301 301 249 249 249 242 242 242 242 242 232 232
9   299 299 299 299 247 247 247 240 240 240 240 240 230 230
8   296 296 296 296 245 245 245 238 238 238 238 238 229 229
7   294 294 294 294 243 243 243 237 237 237 237 237 227 227
6   292 292 292 292 241 241 241 235 235 235 235 235 225 225
5   289 289 289 289 239 239 239 233 233 233 233 233 223 223
4   287 287 287 287 237 237 237 231 231 231 231 231 221 221
3   285 285 285 285 235 235 235 229 229 229 229 229 220 220
2   282 282 282 282 234 234 234 227 227 227 227 227 218 218
1   280 280 280 280 232 232 232 226 226 226 226 226 216 216
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  777 747-4 767-4 787 757-3 767-2 767-3 757 A320 A321 737-8 737-9 A319 737-5 737-7
12   209 209 209 209 174 174 174 168 168 168 168 168 161 161 161
11   207 207 207 207 172 172 172 166 166 166 166 166 160 160 160
10   205 205 205 205 170 170 170 165 165 165 165 165 158 158 158
9   202 202 202 202 167 167 167 163 163 163 163 163 156 156 156
8   200 200 200 200 165 165 165 161 161 161 161 161 154 154 154
7   195 195 195 195 162 162 162 157 157 157 157 157 151 151 151
6   190 190 190 190 157 157 157 153 153 153 153 153 147 147 147
5   185 185 185 185 153 153 153 149 149 149 149 149 143 143 143
4   181 181 181 181 150 150 150 146 146 146 146 146 140 140 140
3   177 177 177 177 146 146 146 142 142 142 142 142 136 136 136
2   151 151 151 151 125 125 125 122 122 122 122 122 117 117 117
1   79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79 79

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PAY NOTES

Monthly Guarantee: 70 hours
Reserve Guarantee: 73 hours*

International Override Pay:
$6.50/hr Capt
$4.50/hr FO

Future contractual pay raises: 3% in Jan 2017; 2% in Jan 2018.

Most junior captains hired: Jan 07: A320/SFO (ex-CAL), Nov 99: A320/SFO (ex-UAL)

PER DIEM

1/1/2016

$2.30/hr (dom) $2.75/hr (intl)

RETIREMENT

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

None/16% B-plan

Other:

Profit sharing

Mandatory retirements:

2016 - 321
2017 - 398
2018 - 398
2019 - 411
2020 - 420
2021 - 509
2022 - 466
2023 - 550
2024 - 491
2025 - 606
2026 - 652
2027 - 634
2028 - 740
2029 - 689
2030 - 668
2031 - 655
2032 - 491
2033 - 411
2034 - 348
2035 - 339
2036 - 254
2037 - 210
2038 - 206
2039 - 194