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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
  • Leasing 5 Transavia’s for winter of 2018. 
  • Fleet plan is for 55 737-800’s by 2022.
  • This page last updated: November 6, 2017 
PILOTS
Total: 314
Active: 314
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
737-700: 6
737-800: 16
DOMICILES
MSP
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Hiring up to 150 in 2018.

Now using Airline Apps for hiring

Sun Country jobs page.

Minimums:
2,000 TT (military time adjustment +0.25 hours/sortie)
500 ME PIC

$20,000 training contract (prorated over 18 months)

Training is now AQP based every 9 months, 1 day of recurrent ground school, 4 quarterly HSM for currency. 

JUMPSEATS

Listing via ID90.com is the preferred method to list

Sun Country Airlines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
737-800     
14 176     
13 171     
12 165     
11 159     
10 154     
9 149     
8 144     
7 140     
6 135     
5 128     
4 121     
3 114     
2 107     
1 103     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
737-800     
14 118     
13 114     
12 111     
11 107     
10 103     
9 100     
8 97     
7 94     
6 91     
5 86     
4 81     
3 76     
2 72     
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: Aug 2014

Future raises:

3% November 2016,
4.5% November 2017
6% November 2018
8% November 2019

Deadhead pay is 75%

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%