American Airlines Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,391 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 17, 2018
Popular JobsAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$31,995 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$94,000
19 salaries reported
$227,531 per year
$14,000
$239,000
101 salaries reported
$41,114 per year
$14,000
$183,000
90 salaries reported
$108,951 per year
$46,000
$195,000
21 salaries reported
$159,477 per year
$14,000
$183,000
Software DevelopmentAverage SalarySalary Distribution
90 salaries reported
$108,951 per year
  • Most Reported
$46,000
$195,000
7 salaries reported
$113,187 per year
$46,000
$195,000
25 salaries reported
$94,561 per year
$46,000
$195,000
20 salaries reported
$108,646 per year
$46,000
$195,000
22 salaries reported
$116,646 per year
$46,000
$195,000
Customer ServiceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$31,995 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$94,000
27 salaries reported
$31,158 per year
$14,000
$94,000
32 salaries reported
$45,223 per year
$14,000
$94,000
11 salaries reported
$38,346 per year
$14,000
$94,000
7 salaries reported
$40,703 per year
$14,000
$94,000
ManagementAverage SalarySalary Distribution
23 salaries reported
$59,575 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$239,000
26 salaries reported
$60,960 per year
$14,000
$239,000
9 salaries reported
$44,191 per year
$14,000
$239,000
19 salaries reported
$227,531 per year
$14,000
$239,000
8 salaries reported
$11.36 per hour
$7.00
$120
AviationAverage SalarySalary Distribution
101 salaries reported
$41,114 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$183,000
$65,336 per year
$14,000
$183,000
21 salaries reported
$159,477 per year
$14,000
$183,000
8 salaries reported
$59,845 per year
$14,000
$183,000
4 salaries reported
$102,892 per year
Min and max salaries are hidden when we have fewer than 5 salaries
Administrative AssistanceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
35 salaries reported
$15.35 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$38.35
7 salaries reported
$14.27 per hour
$7.25
$38.35
5 salaries reported
$43,140 per year
$14,500
$76,700
5 salaries reported
$13.61 per hour
$7.25
$38.35
6 salaries reported
$69,633 per year
$14,500
$76,700
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Common benefits at American Airlines

  • 401K Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
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What people say about working at American Airlines

  • Great company, but some flaws

    4.0
    American Airlines is a great company to work for, especially if you love to travel. Employees get free domestic flights and only pay taxes and fees on international flights (but you always fly stand-by). Working at the airport isn't for everybody tho...
    Staff Assistant (Current Employee)
    Arlington, VA - March 13, 2018
  • The best employment I've ever had

    5.0
    I absolutely love working at the airport there are not enough words to describe. We have a good support system this includes management and co-workers. Everyone gets along, we have a lot of fun while working. They have excellent benefits working this...
    Deicer (Former Employee)
    Arlington, VA - August 18, 2017
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