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United Parcel Service

Louisville, KY

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QUICKTAKE
  • Contract 2016 TA Passed 91.69% Yes 
  • Immediate pay raise of: 14.65% with 3% yearly increases through 2020 
  • Exercised the options on the additional 14 B747-800F for a total of 28 and 4 more B767-300F.
  • Retrofitting fleet with full-face integrated oxygen masks/smoke goggles (completed in 2015)
  • UPS equipping entire fleet with EVAS (Emergency Vision Assurance System), becoming first international airline to do so (completed in 2015)
  • UPS will take delivery of the first of three used B767 aircraft in late March 2017. The other two aircraft will come in September 2017 and January 2018
  • 9 additional B-763 aircrafts will be delivered between 2019-2020
  • More international flight hours than domestic (60%-40%)
  • IATA code: 5X; ICAO code: UPS
  • ATC callsign: "UPS"
  • UPS is bringing Boeing 787-style cockpit avionics displays to its fleet of legacy 757s and 767s under a new Rockwell Collins avionics display upgrade program
  • 2 year Contract extension with scheduled pay raises of 4% and 3% in 2021 and 2022.
  • 5 additional B747-8s, 8 B767s and 2 MD-11s 2021: Expect 6 additional B747-8s, 3 767s and 3 MD-11s.
  • Pilots 3,008 Flat dollar amount increases to $4,300 in 2022 and $4,400 in 2023.
  • This page last updated: September 2, 2020 (Pay Scales, Quicktake)
PILOTS
Total: 2927
Active: 2927
Furloughed: 0
UNION
Independent Pilots Association
FLEET
747-400: 11
747-400BCF: 2
747-8: 4
747-8F: 28
757: 75
767-300: 58
767-300F: 4
A300: 53
MD11: 38
DOMICILES
ANC
MIA
ONT
SDF
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Hiring an additional 300 pilots in 2017

JUMPSEATS
Call 800-228-2739 (options 4:1) to reserve a jumpseat up to 10 days prior to travel. UPS jumpseat finder. 4 to 6 jumpseats on all aircraft (-400BCFs have 10 jumpseats). Two crew bunks each in 747-400s and MD11s. International jumpseats not yet authorized. CASS participant.

United Parcel Service PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
15 338     
14 334     
13 331     
12 329     
11 325     
10 321     
9 317     
8 316     
7 315     
6 314     
5 312     
4 311     
3 310     
2 309     
1 50     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
15 239     
14 238     
13 236     
12 235     
11 229     
10 223     
9 217     
8 212     
7 208     
6 204     
5 200     
4 196     
3 192     
2 192     
1 50     

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PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 81 hours*
Reserve guarantee: 81 hours*
(*75 hours per 28 days, converted to calendar month)

Vacation changes: 2 weeks of vacation in a single pay period (4 week period) = entire period OFF, pay protected or Vacation days paid out at 5 credit hours per day or Traditional vacation conflict rules or Vacation week slide to cover trip that falls outside of vacation 

Int'l override pay/hr:
Capt/IRO/FO:
$6.50/$4.50/$4.50

Most Junior Capt is 757 ONT Aug 2015 

Discounted Employee Stock Purchase Program (DESPP) offers 5% discount

Pay scale will continue to increase at 3% every September 1st through 2020.

PER DIEM

$2.55/hr (dom)
$3.25/hr (int'l)*
$3.60/hr (Asia)*
$3.10/hr (Europe)*

*revised each January using formula (figures shown for 2013)


RETIREMENT

401K Matching: No

A/B Fund:

A Plan: 1% FAE or Flat dollar $4000 times YOS (Max 30 years) equals $120,000/year pension. Flat dollar amount increases to $4200 on 1/1/21 

B Plan: 12% 

Other:

Mandatory retirements:
2013|t| - 28
2014|t| - 37
2015|t| - 28
2016|t| - 40
2017|t| - 50
2018|t| - 60
2019|t| - 72
2020|t| - 94
2021|t| - 93
2022|t| - 96
2023|t| - 85
2024|t| - 134
2025|t| - 139
2026 - 174
2027 - 157
2028 - 184
2029 - 174
2030 - 156
2031 - 437
2032 - 126
2033 - 117