American Airlines Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,555 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 13, 2018
Popular JobsAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$32,071 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$78,000
94 salaries reported
$40,096 per year
$14,000
$187,000
15 salaries reported
$211,653 per year
$14,000
$224,000
17 salaries reported
$163,759 per year
$14,000
$187,000
33 salaries reported
$37,824 per year
$14,000
$85,000
Customer ServiceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$32,071 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$78,000
21 salaries reported
$29,996 per year
$14,000
$78,000
29 salaries reported
$51,354 per year
$14,000
$78,000
13 salaries reported
$37,011 per year
$14,000
$78,000
11 salaries reported
$11.02 per hour
$7.00
$39.00
ManagementAverage SalarySalary Distribution
34 salaries reported
$59,463 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$224,000
20 salaries reported
$57,553 per year
$14,000
$224,000
30 salaries reported
$10.85 per hour
$7.00
$112
8 salaries reported
$45,625 per year
$14,000
$224,000
15 salaries reported
$211,653 per year
$14,000
$224,000
Software DevelopmentAverage SalarySalary Distribution
8 salaries reported
$105,770 per year
  • Most Reported
$44,000
$195,000
13 salaries reported
$111,525 per year
$44,000
$195,000
30 salaries reported
$93,120 per year
$44,000
$195,000
24 salaries reported
$116,312 per year
$44,000
$195,000
31 salaries reported
$110,076 per year
$44,000
$195,000
AviationAverage SalarySalary Distribution
94 salaries reported
$40,096 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$187,000
$63,661 per year
$14,000
$187,000
17 salaries reported
$163,759 per year
$14,000
$187,000
8 salaries reported
$59,845 per year
$14,000
$187,000
5 salaries reported
$99,271 per year
$14,000
$187,000
Administrative AssistanceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
24 salaries reported
$35,015 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$93,000
5 salaries reported
$43,140 per year
$14,000
$93,000
7 salaries reported
$13.80 per hour
$7.00
$46.50
5 salaries reported
$50,713 per year
$14,000
$93,000
6 salaries reported
$71,498 per year
$14,000
$93,000
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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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