Average Salary for Lufthansa Employees

The average Lufthansa employee earns $64K per year. Though your experience level and your city do impact pay, what you do at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Lufthansa. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Von-Gablenz-Strasse 2-6


Transportation, Airline


Source: Freebase


Senior Finance Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $120K annually; Operations Managers come in second with median earnings amounting to approximately $85K, and Import & Export Agents rank near the top as well (about $29K).

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Lufthansa for between five and 10 years earn $67K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Lufthansa employees (38 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $52K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $98K per year) can be spotted in East Meadow, N.Y.; Miami, Fla. ($84K), Washington, DC ($82K), and New York, N.Y. (approximately $67K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $52K) is Tulsa, Okla. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Florida pays Lufthansa the most — around $84K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $48K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Regarding salaries and education, Lufthansa pays those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) the most — approximately $82K.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Senior Financial Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $120K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Lufthansa is Microsoft Excel; just under one in four of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Customer Service, Budget Management, and Forecasting.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky few (two in five workers) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. A fair number of employees plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. A strong majority of employees can count on health insurance, and a majority of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. The list of perks also includes flexible hours, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Lufthansa


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65 %
$29,098 - $117,916
$47,512 - $88,437

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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