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Average Salary for Frontier Airlines Employees

Frontier Airlines is a air transportation firm headquartered in Denver, Colo. that hires for Flight Attendant positions, Corporate Trainer roles, and more. The median income for Frontier Airlines employees is $46K annually. For the most part, employee paychecks at Frontier Airlines fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; what you do at the company also matters, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Frontier Airlines typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
at market
Similar companies include:
United Airlines, Inc.
Employer: Frontier Airlines
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About This Company

Denver, Colorado 80249


Air Transportation, Scheduled


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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $45K per year on average. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $40K annually. The largest fraction of Frontier Airlines people (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $56K per year on average.


Flight Attendants represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $35K annually — though Corporate Trainers also do fairly well at approximately $32K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Human Resources Professionals, who make $64K annually. Earning an Airframe & Powerplant Licensee certification garners significant financial rewards of about $62K per year on average. The best paid folks at Frontier Airlines have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $80K annually.


When it comes to skills, Microsoft Office seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $83K per year. A common skill in Frontier Airlines' work force is Microsoft Excel; one-sixth of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Curriculum Planning, Training, and Presentation.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Frontier Airlines; the company rewards only two-fifths of respondents with paid vacation time and only one-half of respondents with sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and a large number of survey participants use it to save for retirement. Most workers report having health insurance, and nearly all survey participants report having dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, flight discounts / free flights, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Frontier Airlines


53 %
47 %
$32,082 - $59,180
$36,107 - $92,903
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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