Average Salary for Frontier Airlines Employees

Operating out of Denver, Colo., air transportation company Frontier Airlines employs talent in positions ranging from Flight Attendant to Corporate Trainer. The average Frontier Airlines employee earns $46K annually. At Frontier Airlines, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is how long you've been working — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your role at the company factors into the equation as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Denver, Colorado 80249


Air Transportation, Scheduled


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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $38K per year. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $46K annually on average. The largest fraction of Frontier Airlines people (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $56K per year on average.


The highest paychecks go to Flight Attendants, who earn an average about $35K annually, closely trailed by Corporate Trainers ($32K) per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Airframe & Powerplant Licensees receive bigger paychecks (approximately $63K annually) than those without credentials. Frontier Airlines compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $69K per year.


When it comes to skills, Microsoft Office seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $73K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth consider it a key competency. Curriculum Planning, Training, and Presentation are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Frontier Airlines lets only 30 percent take paid vacation and only two-fifths of survey participants take sick leave. Most employees participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of employees, and almost all respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Privileges also include flight discounts / free flights, life insurance, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Frontier Airlines


52 %
48 %
$31,732 - $57,496
$34,841 - $75,692
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 5 votes.

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