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Frontier Airlines

Denver, CO

Company Website

QUICKTAKE
  • Indigo Partners LLC has owned Frontier since December 2013
  • All a/c have new slimline high capacity seats, A321-230 seats, A320-180/186 seats, A319-150 seats 
  • 200-400 to be hired in 2016-2017 for attrition/growth
  • Contract negotiations opened March 2016
  • MCO opened as crew base in September 2015 
  • Pilots use line bidding for monthly schedules 
  • Frontier routemap
  • IATA code: F9; ICAO code: FFT
  • ATC callsign: "Frontier Flight"
  • A321 began revenue service October 22, 2015
  • This page last updated: March 14, 2017 (Fleet, Pay Notes)
PILOTS
Total: 1007
Active: 1007
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
A319: 18
A320: 31
A321: 16
DOMICILES
DEN
ORD
MCO
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Click to apply

270 new hires in 2017, 230 in 2018

Next class in 2016 is Sept 

Application window on the website is open, with no plans of closing it due to continued interviews.

Hiring Classes of 16+ first Monday of every month into the foreseeable future. 

A training contract has now been implemented and is required for all new hires to sign in class:
24 month training contract, 23,000 USD, prorated to every 6 months

JUMPSEATS

Listing for a flight is highly recommended online

Frontier uses ID90TRAVEL.com (different than myidtravel)

Reference detailed login instructions for Frontier on jumpseatinfo.org

Frontier Airlines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
14 167     
13 164     
12 162     
11 159     
10 156     
9 153     
8 151     
7 147     
6 145     
5 141     
4 132     
3 125     
2 120     
1 119     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
14 100     
13 100     
12 100     
11 98     
10 97     
9 95     
8 93     
7 91     
6 89     
5 87     
4 82     
3 77     
2 68     
1 39     

PAY CALCULATOR
(Click and drag the sliders)

Pay Rate:

Credit Time:

Bid Periods:

Percentage:

PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 75 hours
Reserve guarantee: 75 hours
(Each hour above 82/mo paid at 125%)

Most Junior Captain hired:
Apr 2014 (ORD, MCO)
Sept 2013 (DEN)

PER DIEM

$1.90/hr

RETIREMENT

401K: 5% ($.50 on the 1.00 up to 10% pilot contribution)

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund: none/0-6% based on longevity