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United Airlines Pilot Jobs

PO Box 06649
Chicago, IL, 60606

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Active Pilots: 12,491

Union: Air Line Pilots Association International (ALPA)

United Airlines At a Glance
  • United is a founding member of the Star Alliance global airline alliance
  • Boeing 787-10 recently entered service.
  • United Airlines opened a new (consolidated) training center in fall of 2018.
  • All Boeing 747s are retired.
  • United pilots approved a two-year contract extension to 1/31/19
  • United Airlines has a Pilot Pathway Program.

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Hiring

United Airlines is Hiring Pilots

Pilot applicants may apply on United Airline’s third party application system.

Minimum Pilot Requirements to Apply:

  • Unrestricted FAA Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) certificate with airplane multiengine class rating
  • Current FAA first-class medical certificate
  • Minimum of 1,000 hours of fixed-wing turbine time
  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university is preferred
Pilot Domiciles
  • Houston International Airport IAH
  • Los Angeles International Airport LAX
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport ORD
  • Denver International Airport DEN
  • San Francisco International Airport SFO
  • Newark International Airport EWR
  • Washington Dulles International Airport IAD
  • Guam International Airport GUM
  • Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport CLE
Airplane Fleet
  • 737-700 40
  • 737-800 141
  • 737-900ER 148
  • 737 Max 9 9
  • 757-200 56
  • 757-300 21
  • 767-300ER 38
  • 767-400ER 16
  • 777-200 74
  • 777-300ER 18
  • 787-8 12
  • 787-9 25
  • 787-10 3
  • A319 71
  • A320 99
Airplane Orders
  • 737 Max 9 52
  • 737 Max 10 100
  • 787-9 13
  • 787-10 11
  • A319 34
  • A350-900 45

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United Airlines Hourly Pilot Pay Rate – Captain

YearB777/B787/B767-400B767-300/200B757B737-800/900B737-700A320A319
12352293283283272283272
11349290281281270281270
10347287279279268279268
9344284277277265277265
8341282275275263275263
7339280273273261273261
6336278270270259270259
5333276268268257268257
4331273266266255266255
3328271264264253264253
2325269262262251262251
1323267260260249260249

United Airlines Hourly Pilot Pay Rate – First Officer

YearB777/B787/B767-400B767-300/200 - B757-300B757-200B737-800/900B737-700A320A319
12240200193193186193186
11238198192192184192184
10236196190190182190182
9233193187187180187180
8230191185185178185178
7225186181181174181174
6219181176176169176169
5214177172172165172165
4209173168168161168161
3204168164164157164157
2174144140140135140134
191919191919191
Compensation Notes
  • Monthly Pay Guarantee 70 hours
  • Reserve Pay Guarantee 73 hours
  • Most Junior Captain Hired Fall 2015
  • Contractual pay raise 4% in Jan 2019

Per Diem

$2.45/hr domestic
$2.80/hr international

International Override/ETOPS is $6.50/hr for captains and $4.50/hr for first officers.


Retirement

B fund paid at 16%.

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United Airlines Mandatory Pilot Retirements by Year

Year2019202020212022202320242025202620272028202920302031203220332034203520362037203820392040
Retirements353373452444508472588632616722683662672516441417433342310324316277