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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
  767-300 777 A300 A310 MD10 MD11 757
15   304 304 304 304 304 304 262
14   301 301 301 301 301 301 259
13   298 298 298 298 298 298 256
12   295 295 295 295 295 295 253
11   292 292 292 292 292 292 251
10   289 289 289 289 289 289 248
9   285 285 285 285 285 285 245
8   284 284 284 284 284 284 244
7   283 283 283 283 283 283 242
6   282 282 282 282 282 282 241
5   281 281 281 281 281 281 240
4   280 280 280 280 280 280 238
3   279 279 279 279 279 279 237
2   278 278 278 278 278 278 236
1   250 250 250 250 250 250 212
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  767-300 777 A300 A310 MD10 MD11 757
15   215 215 215 215 215 215 189
14   214 214 214 214 214 214 188
13   212 212 212 212 212 212 187
12   211 211 211 211 211 211 186
11   206 206 206 206 206 206 180
10   200 200 200 200 200 200 174
9   195 195 195 195 195 195 168
8   191 191 191 191 191 191 164
7   187 187 187 187 187 187 160
6   183 183 183 183 183 183 157
5   180 180 180 180 180 180 154
4   176 176 176 176 176 176 150
3   173 173 173 173 173 173 147
2   172 172 172 172 172 172 141
1   76 76 76 76 76 76 73

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