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Frontier Airlines

Denver, CO

Company Website

QUICKTAKE
  • Indigo Partners LLC has owned Frontier since December 2013
  • Hiring 300+ in 2020
  • All a/c have new slimline high capacity seats, A321-230 seats, A320-180/186 seats, A319-150 seats 
  • Hiring 200+ pilots in 2019
  • Training contract eliminated
  • Line bidding for monthly schedules, switching to PBS sometime in 2020
  • Fleet increases from 84 a/c in 2019 to 211 a/c in 2026
  • Route map: https://www.flyfrontier.com/travel/my-trips/route-map/
  • YOY pay increases 2% 3/2020, 2% 2/2021, 3% 3/2022, 3% 2023.
  • 18 321XLR's on order
  • MIA crew base opening April 2020
  • indigo Partners LLC has owned Frontier since December 2013.
  • IATA code: F9; ICAO code: FFT
  • ATC callsign: "Frontier Flight"
  • PHL opened Jan 2019
    This page last updated: October 15, 2021 (Domiciles, Payscales)
PILOTS
Total: 1493
Active: 1493
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
A319: 6
A320: 20
A320Neo: 51
A321: 21
DOMICILES
DEN
MCO
LAS
ORD
MIA
PHL
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Click to apply

Hiring 300+ pilots in 2020


Application window on the website is open, with no plans of closing it due to continued interviews.

Hiring Classes of 16+ first Monday of every month into the foreseeable future. 

JUMPSEATS

Listing for a flight is highly recommended online

Frontier uses ID90TRAVEL.com (different than myidtravel)

Reference detailed login instructions for Frontier on jumpseatinfo.org

Frontier Airlines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
12 254     
11 245     
10 240     
9 234     
8 228     
7 222     
6 218     
5 216     
4 214     
3 210     
2 206     
1 191     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
12 168     
11 165     
10 161     
9 157     
8 151     
7 146     
6 140     
5 134     
4 127     
3 120     
2 111     
1 59     

PAY CALCULATOR
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PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 75 hours
Reserve guarantee: 75 hours
(Each credit hour above 82/month paid at 125%)

12 days off minimum Pay rate on 3/2023

12 yr CA 270 per hour

12 yr FO 179 per hour

Currently 3 year upgrade 210 a/c by the end of 2026

Junior CA 

DEN 06/2007

LAS 08/2016

ORD 12/2016

PHL 01/2018

MCO 09/2017

MIA 12/2017

TPA 09/2017

PER DIEM

DC is 14%. Per diem is $2.10.

RETIREMENT

401K:

Company contributes 12% of wages (increases yearly) 

13% 3/2020, 14% 3/2021, 15% 3/2022 

401K Matching: No

A/B Fund:

12% of wages (increase yearly: 13% 3/2020, 14% 3/2021, 15% 3/2022 and thereafter)