Spirit Airlines Pilot Hiring Information

Spirit Airlines Airbus A321

Spirit Airlines is an ultra-low-cost air carrier headquartered in Miramar, FL. Spirit Airlines operates a fleet of Airbus aircraft, serving destinations throughout North and South America.

SPIRIT AIRLINES PILOT HIRING REQUIREMENTS

Accepting Applications: Yes

Minimum Flight Time Requirements:

Multi-engine ATP certificate

1,500 hours total time

Competitive Flight Time:

2,500 - 5,000 hours total time​

750+ hours turbine or multi-engine

A320 type rating

Previous 121 or military

Pilot Career Services:

Application Link:

COMPANY INFORMATION

Fleet Type & Count:
AIRCRAFT
TOTAL
ORDERS
A-321-NEO
-
26
A-321-200
30
-
A-320-NEO
51
77
A-320-200
64
-
A-319-NEO
-
31
A-319-100
31
-
Total
176
134

Number of Pilots:

2,881

Estimated Age 65 Retirements:

2022: 8

2023: 22

2024: 6

2025: 27

2026: 28

2027: 41

2028: 32

2029: 33

2030: 43

2031: 47

Pilot Bases:

ACY, DFW, DTW, FLL, LAS, MCO, ORD

Spirit Airlines Pilot Bases Map

SPIRIT AIRLINES CAPTAIN PAY SCALES (Per Hour)

Monthly Reserve/Line Guarantee: 72 hours

Ex: 12+ Year Captain Minimum Reserve Compensation: $259.60 x 72 hours x 12 months = $224,294

SPIRIT AIRLINES FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALES (Per Hour)

Monthly Reserve/Line Guarantee: 72 hours

Ex: 12+ Year First Officer Minimum Reserve Compensation: $172.31 x 72 hours x 12 months = $148,876

First Year First Officer Minimum Reserve Compensation: $52,834