Average Hourly Rate for Frontier Airlines Employees

Operating out of Denver, Colo., air transportation industry company Frontier Airlines employs talent in positions ranging from Flight Attendant to Customer Service Agent. Frontier Airlines workers earn an average of $19.45 per hour normally and $29.07 during overtime hours. How long you've been working is weighted most heavily when it comes to salary consideration at Frontier Airlines; your role at the company has a (lesser) effect as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Frontier Airlines typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Similar companies include:
United Airlines, Inc.
Employer: Frontier Airlines
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Flight Attendant (9)
$15.68 - $32.13  
[-]Flight Attendant (9)
Hourly Rate$15.68 - $32.13  
[+]Customer Service Agent (2)
$8.65 - $19.49  
[+]Customer Service Agent (2)
Hourly Rate$8.65 - $19.49  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 33
United States (change)

About This Company

Denver, Colorado 80249


Air Transportation, Scheduled


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Years of Experience

The largest slice of the Frontier Airlines workforce (53 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns around $17.00 per hour.


Flight Attendants are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $20.13; Customer Service Agents are next on the list, bringing in close to $11.74.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an Airframe & Powerplant Licensee certainly has its perks — salaries approach $30.00 and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Frontier Airlines provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Business & Marketing — these employees rake in $20.23 per hour.


Skill-wise, employees who report Customer Service as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning approximately $11.74 on average.

Benefits and Perks

Frontier Airlines lets only one-half of workers take paid vacation and only 42 percent take sick leave. A majority of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of workers and dental coverage for almost all employees. Frontier Airlines employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, per diem, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Frontier Airlines


46 %
54 %
Hourly Rate
$15 - $32
Hourly Rate
$15 - $21
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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