Average Salary for Lufthansa Employees

A salary of $62K annually is the median rate at Lufthansa. For the most part, employee paychecks at Lufthansa fluctuate depending on geography; how long you've been working also matters, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Von-Gablenz-Strasse 2-6


Transportation, Airline


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Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $67K per year. The largest slice of the Lufthansa workforce (39 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $55K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($82K per year) can be spotted in Washington, DC; East Meadow, N.Y. ($69K), New York, N.Y. (about $67K), and San Francisco, Calif. (approximately $65K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Tulsa, Okla.; in fact, at about $52K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of District of Columbia pays Lufthansa the most — $82K annually on average.


Import & Export Agents represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $29K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators receive bigger paychecks (approximately $48K annually) than those without credentials.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Financial Analysis among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $109K per year. A garden variety skill at Lufthansa is Microsoft Excel; approximately one in four of Lufthansa's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Customer Service, Customer Relationship Management, and Project Management as well.

Benefits and Perks

28 percent receive paid vacation, and only two in five workers get sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and a solid majority of respondents use it to save for retirement. A strong majority of respondents report having health insurance, and a majority of workers report having dental coverage. Perks also include flexible hours, a company cell phone, flight discounts / free flights, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Lufthansa


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$29,098 - $71,387
$47,636 - $68,012

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based on 6 votes.
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