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Average Salary for American Airlines Employees

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Updated: 30 Aug 2014
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About This Company
American Airlines
Year Established:
1930
Industries:
transportation, airline, air transportation
About:
American Airlines, Inc., operating as American Airlines (AA), is a U.S. airline and a subsidiary of AMR Corporation. It is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, adjacent to its largest hub at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. American Airlines operates an extensive international and domestic network, ...
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How This Employer Pays
American Airlines typically pays its employees
1%
above market
Similar employers pay their employees:
-2%
below market
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 61 American Airlines votes.
national salary data
Employer: American Airlines
Average Salary Range by Job
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$0$130K$260K$390K
[-]Flight Attendant (27)
$23,751 - $99,097  
   
[-]Flight Attendant (27)
Salary$19,667 - $61,824  
   
Bonus$14.69 - $2,169  
Total Pay$23,751 - $99,097  
[+]Airline Pilot, Copilot, or Flight Engineer (8)
$42,111 - $316,698  
   
[+]Airline Pilot, Copilot, or Flight Engineer (8)
Salary$30,991 - $222,344  
   
Bonus$267.91 - $24,772  
Profit Disbursement$1,213 - $9,960  
Total Pay$42,111 - $316,698  
[+]Airline Captain (7)
$57,531 - $364,525  
   
[+]Airline Captain (7)
Salary$38,152 - $223,046  
   
Bonus$1,339 - $30,018  
Total Pay$57,531 - $364,525  
[+]Baggage Handler (Aviation/Airline) (6)
$22,699 - $59,508  
   
[+]Baggage Handler (Aviation/Airline) (6)
Total Pay$22,699 - $59,508  
   
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 219

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid sick leave, Paid holidays & vacation 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Paid sick leave 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Life insurance / disability

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Key Statistics for American Airlines

Gender
Female
33%
female alumni
 
Male
67%
male alumni
Salary:$38,000 - $73,469 $61,270 - $100,135
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
33%
Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
33 salaries
$44,850 - $135,741
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
16 salaries
$66,535 - $113,656
Associate's Degree
12 salaries
$24,511 - $68,510

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