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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
  • B-767 on order: 100 delivered: 22 
  • B-777 on order: 31 delivered: 23
  • Ultra-longhaul 777 route: MEM-Dubai, UAE (7,700 sm)
  • 777 delivery schedule: 6 in 2013, 3 in 2014, 3 in 2015, 3 in 2016, 3 in 2017, 3 in 2018 and 1 in 2019
  • 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: February 22, 2018 (Fleet, Pay Notes)
PILOTS
Total: 4572
Active: 4572
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
757-200: 119
767-300: 43
777F: 27
A300: 68
A310: 5
MD10: 68
MD11: 64
DOMICILES
LAX
MEM
ANC
CGN
HKG
IND
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
  757 767-300 777 A300 A310 MD10 MD11
15   262 304 304 304 304 304 304
14   259 301 301 301 301 301 301
13   256 298 298 298 298 298 298
12   253 295 295 295 295 295 295
11   251 292 292 292 292 292 292
10   248 289 289 289 289 289 289
9   245 285 285 285 285 285 285
8   244 284 284 284 284 284 284
7   242 283 283 283 283 283 283
6   241 282 282 282 282 282 282
5   240 281 281 281 281 281 281
4   238 280 280 280 280 280 280
3   237 279 279 279 279 279 279
2   236 278 278 278 278 278 278
1   212 250 250 250 250 250 250
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  757 767-300 777 A300 A310 MD10 MD11
15   189 215 215 215 215 215 215
14   188 214 214 214 214 214 214
13   187 212 212 212 212 212 212
12   186 211 211 211 211 211 211
11   180 206 206 206 206 206 206
10   174 200 200 200 200 200 200
9   168 195 195 195 195 195 195
8   164 191 191 191 191 191 191
7   160 187 187 187 187 187 187
6   157 183 183 183 183 183 183
5   154 180 180 180 180 180 180
4   150 176 176 176 176 176 176
3   147 173 173 173 173 173 173
2   141 172 172 172 172 172 172
1   73 76 76 76 76 76 76

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 Awarded 757/MEM Nov 2016

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:

2.00%/8%

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