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Delta Air Lines

Atlanta, GA

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QUICKTAKE
  • The pilots of Delta Air Lines, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), The agreement is effective through December 31, 2019. 
  • Entire domestic fleet equipped with Wi-Fi. Pilots each getting an iPad Pro beginning 2018. 
  • A321 Fleet is 42 in service. Latest A/C N342DN. Also we currently have 14,489 pilots.
  • Ordered 75 Bombardier CS100s, +50 options and amendable to CS300. Delivery start delayed until subsidy case resolved. 
  • Hearing scheduled Feb 1, 2018. 737-9009ER deliveries continue through 2019 for a total of 120 
  • 122 A321CEO being delivered at 2-3 per month until 2020.
  • 25 A330-900 NEO deliveries start 2019 
  • 15 A350-900 deliveries started 2017, 10 deferred 
  • Just ordered 100 A321NEOs and 100 Options. Deliveries begin in 2020.
  • Owns and operates Trainer Refinery under Monroe Energy Subsidiary 
  • Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance 
  • 10 350's postponed by 2 to 3 years. 30 extra. 321 order on June 20th at Paris Air Show.
  • IATA code: DL; ICAO code: 
  • DAL ATC callsign: "Delta" 
  • Hired 1069 in 2017. 
  • This page last updated: April 26, 2018 (Pay Scales)
PILOTS
Total: 14600
Active: 14600
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
A319: 57
A320: 69
A321: 42
A332: 11
A333: 29
A350: 2
B717: 91
B737: 10
B738: 73
B739ER: 130
B752: 106
B753: 16
B757-200 VIP: 5
B763ER: 58
B764ER: 21
B767: 6
B772ER: 8
B772LR: 10
MD88: 116
MD90: 65
DOMICILES
LAX
MSP
NYC
SEA
SLC
ATL
DTW
CVG
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

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Total hired for 2017: 1,069

JUMPSEATS
List at ticket counter or gate. Unlimited jumpseats, domestic and international for reciprocal carriers. CASS participant.

Delta Air Lines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  A350 B787 A330-900 A330-200 A330-300 B767-400 B767-300 B757 A321 B737-700 B737-800 A319 A320 MD88 MD90 CS-100 CS-300 B717 E195 CRJ900 E190 EMB190
12   340 326 326 321 321 321 285 285 275 273 273 264 264 259 259 253 253 246 206 176 176 176
11   338 324 324 319 319 319 282 282 272 271 271 262 262 256 256 250 250 244 205 174 174 174
10   335 321 321 317 317 317 279 279 270 269 269 260 260 253 253 247 247 242 203 173 173 173
9   333 319 319 314 314 314 276 276 268 267 267 258 258 250 250 245 245 240 202 172 172 172
8   330 316 316 312 312 312 274 274 266 265 265 256 256 248 248 243 243 238 200 170 170 170
7   328 314 314 309 309 309 272 272 264 263 263 254 254 246 246 241 241 237 199 169 169 169
6   325 311 311 307 307 307 270 270 262 261 261 252 252 244 244 239 239 235 197 168 168 168
5   322 309 309 305 305 305 268 268 260 259 259 250 250 242 242 237 237 233 196 166 166 166
4   320 306 306 302 302 302 265 265 258 257 257 248 248 240 240 235 235 231 194 165 165 165
3   317 304 304 300 300 300 263 263 256 255 255 246 246 238 238 233 233 229 192 164 164 164
2   315 301 301 297 297 297 261 261 254 253 253 244 244 236 236 231 231 227 191 162 162 162
1   312 299 299 295 295 295 259 259 252 251 251 242 242 234 234 228 228 226 189 161 161 161
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  A330-900 B767-400 A350 B787 A330-200 B757 A321 B737-800 A319 MD88 MD90 CS-100 B717 E195 CRJ900 EMB190
12   326 321 232 223 220 195 188 187 180 177 177 173 168 141 120 120
11   324 319 230 221 218 192 186 185 178 175 175 171 166 140 119 119
10   321 317 228 219 216 190 184 183 177 172 172 168 165 138 118 118
9   319 314 225 216 213 187 182 181 174 170 170 166 163 137 116 116
8   316 312 223 213 211 185 180 179 173 168 168 164 161 135 115 115
7   314 309 218 209 206 181 176 175 169 164 164 160 157 132 112 112
6   311 307 212 203 200 176 171 170 164 159 159 156 153 129 109 109
5   309 305 207 198 195 172 167 166 160 155 155 152 149 125 107 107
4   306 302 202 193 191 168 163 162 156 152 152 148 146 122 104 104
3   304 300 197 189 186 164 159 158 153 148 148 144 142 120 102 102
2   301 297 168 161 159 140 136 135 130 126 126 123 123 102 88 88
1   299 295 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88 88

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PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 65 hours
Reserve guarantee: ALV (Average Line Value) - 2 hrs. (72 hrs min./80 hrs max.)

International Override Pay:
$6.50/hr Capt
$4.50/hr FO

Entry Level Pilot Pay: 

2018: $4,895.38/month

2019: $5,091.20/month


Most Junior Captain ATL (MD88): Oct 2016 
Most Junior Captain JFK (B717): Feb 2016

Profit sharing:

Pool is 10% of company profits under $2.5B plus 20% over $2.5B, split pro-rata between all eligible employees

Pilot payout was 15.1% of eligible earnings in 2017

2019: 4%

PER DIEM

2018:

$2.45/hr (dom)
$2.90/hr (intl)

RETIREMENT

401K:

None.

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

16% company contribution 

Premerger NWA: frozen/Premerger DAL: none/12%

Other:

Projected Retirement Numbers (12/2017): 

2018: 353 
2019: 448 
2020: 549 
2021: 751 
2022: 822 
2023: 783 
2024: 784 
2025: 711 
2026: 611 
2027: 515 
2028: 509 
2029: 521 
2030: 556 
2031: 485 
2032: 438 
2033: 373 
2034: 339 
2035: 297 
2036: 302 
2037: 282 
2038: 282 
2039: 227 
2040: 260 

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