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FedEx Express

Memphis, TN

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QUICKTAKE
  • FedEx won $10.5B bid from the USPS for Priority and Express Mail in April (7-year contract)
  • 767s to replace MD10 and A310 aircraft
  • B767: 130 on Order         Delivered: 80
  • B777: 55 on Order           Delivered: 40
  • A310’s have all been retired as of January 5, 2020
  • MD10 replacement will be complete by fiscal 2022 year end
  • Ultra-longhaul 777 route: MEM-Dubai, UAE (7,700 sm)
  • 767 Delivery Schedule: 15 in 2019, 18 in 2020
  • 777 Delivery Schedule: 7 in 2019, 2 in 2020
  • Total of 15 777F options
  • Longest 777 route: Hong Kong-Memphis
  • Asia-Pacific hub is in Guangzhou, China
  • All aircraft except Airbus 300/310 operate with HUD/EFVS (Enhanced Flight Vision System infrared technology)
  • Pilots earn 150% of hourly rate for overtime flying on a day off
  • Largest widebody fleet in the world
  • IATA code: FX; ICAO code: FDX
  • ATC callsign: "FedEx"
  • This page last updated: November 10, 2020 (Domiciles, Pay Scale)
PILOTS
Total: 5037
Active: 5037
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
757-200: 119
767-300: 78
777F: 43
A300: 67
MD10: 25
MD11: 52
DOMICILES
MEM
ANC
CGN
HKG
LAX
IND
OAK
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Hiring line pilots and flight instructors

Hiring about 70/month

New hire pay $4000/month

Minimums:
-ATP
-1,500 fixed wing PIC/SIC multiengine turbine (at least 1,000 of which is PIC preferred)
-Bachelor's degree
-Only pilot time in fixed wing aircraft count towards minimum qualifications above

FedEx interview gouge.

JUMPSEATS

Call 866-357-5711 to list between 24 and 2 hours prior to travel. Jumpseat departure times and dates when speaking to jumpseat desk are based on local time at departure city. Web site times are based on Zulu. Jumpseat no-shows incur a temporary ban. CASS participant. FedEx jumpseat finder.

FedEx Express PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  737 757 767-300 777 A300 MD10 MD11
15   289 289 335 335 335 335 335
14   285 285 332 332 332 332 332
13   282 282 328 328 328 328 328
12   280 280 326 326 326 326 326
11   277 277 322 322 322 322 322
10   273 273 319 319 319 319 319
9   270 270 315 315 315 315 315
8   269 269 314 314 314 314 314
7   267 267 312 312 312 312 312
6   266 266 311 311 311 311 311
5   264 264 310 310 310 310 310
4   263 263 309 309 309 309 309
3   261 261 308 308 308 308 308
2   260 260 307 307 307 307 307
1   234 234 276 276 276 276 276
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  737 757 767-300 777 A300 MD10 MD11
15   209 209 237 237 237 237 237
14   208 208 236 236 236 236 236
13   207 207 234 234 234 234 234
12   206 206 233 233 233 233 233
11   199 199 227 227 227 227 227
10   192 192 221 221 221 221 221
9   185 185 215 215 215 215 215
8   181 181 210 210 210 210 210
7   177 177 206 206 206 206 206
6   173 173 202 202 202 202 202
5   169 169 198 198 198 198 198
4   166 166 194 194 194 194 194
3   162 162 191 191 191 191 191
2   156 156 190 190 190 190 190
1   81 81 84 84 84 84 84

PAY CALCULATOR
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PAY NOTES

CGN and HKG first year minimum pay is $100/hr.

Monthly guarantee: 74 hours*
Reserve guarantee: 74 hours*

*68 hours in a four week bid period (74 hours/calendar month) and 85 in a five week bid period).

Intl override /hr:
CAP/FO/RFO:
$10/$8/$8

Ultra Long Range override /hr:
CAP/F/O:
$24/$17 


Most Junior Captain Award 757/MEM Aug. 2017

PER DIEM

$2.30/hr (dom)
$3.15/hr (int'l) 

(As of Nov. 2017)

RETIREMENT

401K:

up to $500/yr

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

A Fund: Defined Benefit (Pension) maxes at $130,000/yr after 25 years of service 

B Fund: 9% Direct Contribution to 401k

Other:

Mandatory retirements:
2018 - 111
2019 - 134
2020 - 102
2021 - 158
2022 - 190
2023 - 196
2024 - 220
2025 - 228
2026 - 215
2027 - 242
2028 - 211
2029 - 210
2030 - 192
2031 - 171
2032 - 176
2033 - 180
2034 - 191
2035 - 201
2036 - 167