Average Salary for Frontier Airlines Employees

An average Frontier Airlines employee can expect to make $49K annually. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Frontier Airlines
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Denver, Colorado 80249


Air Transportation, Scheduled


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Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $41K per year. Overall, the greater share of Frontier Airlines folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $48K annually.


Earning $30K per year on average, Flight Attendants receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an Airframe & Powerplant Licensee certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $60K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at Frontier Airlines come out on top, and their salaries approach $64K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Systems Troubleshooting; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $97K annually. A common skill in Frontier Airlines' work force is Microsoft Excel; nearly one in four of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Project Management, Financial Analysis, and Maintenance.

Benefits and Perks

Only 31 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. A majority of survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Most workers report having health insurance, and a large number of respondents report having dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment, flight discounts / free flights, a company cell phone, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Frontier Airlines


48 %
52 %
$39,443 - $74,947
$36,844 - $78,004
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 8 votes.
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