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Sun Country Airlines

St. Paul, MN

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QUICKTAKE
  • Most aircraft are ETOPS equipped for DOD charters
  • Company owns 737NG simulator
  • Sun Country routemap
  • Pay corresponding to contractual raises, and updates regarding new airplanes and hiring plans
  • Leasing 5 Transavia’s for winter of 2018. 
  • Fleet plan is for 55 737-800’s by 2022.
  • This page last updated: November 6, 2018 (Pilots, Fleet, Hiring and Pay Notes)
PILOTS
Total: 349
Active: 349
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
737-700: 4
737-800: 21
DOMICILES
MSP
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Hiring up to 150 in 2018.

Now using Airline Apps for hiring

Sun Country jobs page.

Minimums:

1,500 hours total fixed wing pilot time (waiver for military)

250 hours PIC fixed-wing 50 hours fixed-wing multi-engine

1000 hours multi-engine turbine (Preferred)

JUMPSEATS

Listing via ID90.com is the preferred method to list

Sun Country Airlines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
737-800     
14 187     
13 181     
12 175     
11 168     
10 163     
9 158     
8 153     
7 148     
6 144     
5 135     
4 128     
3 121     
2 114     
1 107     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
737-800     
14 125     
13 121     
12 117     
11 113     
10 109     
9 106     
8 103     
7 99     
6 96     
5 91     
4 86     
3 81     
2 76     
1 48     

PAY CALCULATOR
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PAY NOTES

At the end of the contract 14 year captain rate is 202/HR, First Officer rate is 135/HR.

Monthly guarantee: 75 hours (1st year) 70 hours (2nd year and on)
Reserve guarantee: 75 hours (1st year) 70 hours (2nd year and on)

150% of hourly pay rate above 75 hours

Most junior captain hired: November 2016

Future raises:

10% November 2019

November 1, 2018 Dead head pay is 100%. 

PER DIEM

$2.45/hr (dom)
$3.06/hr (Mexico, Canada, Caribbean, Latin America)
$4.90/hr (int'l - Alaska, Europe, Asia, etc.)

RETIREMENT

401K:

100% match up to 6%, as well as a 2% direct contribution

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

B fund is 4%