Compensation

UPS pilot hourly pay

  • Guarantee: 68 hours/28 days (74 hours/month) – both line and reserve
  • A-Plan: 2%
  • B-Plan: 8%
  • 401K match: up to $500/yr
  • International override: $10/hr captain, $8/hr FO/RFO
  • Ultra long range (scheduled block > 16 hours) premium: $24/hr captain, $17/hr FO/RFO

News (updated Jan 17, 2018)

  • Ordered 20 ATR 72-600s plus 20 options in 2017
  • Will spend more than $3.2 billion on wage increases, bonuses, pension funding and capital investment due to US tax overhaul
  • Largest airline under CRAF
  • Annual revenues: >$60 billion

Fleet

  • B-777: 33 (24 more on order)
  • MD11: 57
  • MD10: 39
  • B-767-300ER: 53
  • A-300: 68 (3 more on order)
  • A-310: 5
  • B-757-200: 119
  • [Contract feeder aircraft not included]

Contract


Hiring – YES – updated Feb 14, 2018

Hiring approx. 430 pilots in 2018.

About two classes per month. Most new-hires to MEM fleets.

HIRING BOX

First officer application.


New-hire minimums: ATP/1,500 TT fixed-wing PIC or SIC/1,000 PIC turbine/Bachelor's degree


 

New Hires: What to expect


Most new-hires to MEM fleets. Last four of your SSN determines your aircraft bidding order. Basic indoc is 2 weeks long.

 

Flying the Line


 

Demographics


 

Benefits


 

Health Insurance


 

Contract Nuggets


 

Minimum Retirements


 

Pilot Lingo


 

Jumpseating – CASS approved


Casual attire allowed to offline jumpseaters as well: jeans, tennis shoes, polo shirts are permitted. No t-shirts or flip flops, however.

Payscale