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Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
(pension, per diems and brief payscale are listed further down the page)
Effective from:
Listed pay rates are:
(yearly, hourly etc)
yearly
Currency:
CHF - Swiss Francs
(click here to use the currency converter)
Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
Addtional notes:
Extra payment depending on company performance not listed below. Figures are from current GAV2018    
 
Fleet
AllAllAllAll
Rank
F/O SHFO LHCDR SHCDR LH
Year
 
20
149484
158903
188558
19
145777
156081
184729
18
132154
143533
154440
182772
17
129917
141226
152787
180750
16
127614
138853
151095
178663
15
123899
135023
148218
174718
14
121493
132542
146079
172533
13
119022
129995
143909
170272
12
116486
127380
141002
167945
11
112660
123436
137366
166547
10
108833
119491
133730
162486
9
105016
115556
130039
158416
8
101181
111602
126403
154347
7
97335
107637
122767
150295
6
94516
104731
119678
147713
5
91638
101764
116305
145072
4
87712
97716
112327
140926
3
84018
93596
08349
136780
2
80227
89454
104366
132625
1
76538
85311
100378
128479
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top CHF 17574,-/month (SCDR yr.28, 210'888,-/year) before tax 8/Jun/15
Capt base CHF 8897,-/month (CDR yr.1, 106'772,-) before tax. In theory only, as years as F/O are awarded towards salary.
8/Jun/15
FO top CHF 13946,-/month (SFO yr.28, 167'362,-/year) before tax 8/Jun/15
FO base CHF 6575,-/month (FO yr.1, 78'906,- year) before tax 8/Jun/15
SO top

SO base
FE top
FE base
Additional Duty Pay / Per Diems for Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs
last update
Capt Shorthaul 3CHF/h, Longhaul 4CHF/h.
22/Jan/14
FO approx. 75-88 BH/month Freedays on SH: 9-12 Freedays on LH: 13-15
20/Mar/17
SO
FE
Pension Details for Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs
last update
Years with the company(regardless of position), pension contribution in percent of salary, all paid by the company: 1, 2: 19.4% 3-5: 19.5% 6: 20.5% 7-12: 22.6% 13: 23.8% 14: 25.1% 15, 16: 26.3% 17: 27.6% 18: 28.9% 19-24: 30.2% 25: 30.0% 26: 29.7% 27ff.: 29.4% when passing age 60: 18%  
8/Jun/15
Conditions for Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs
last update
Roster published around 20th
20/Mar/17
Leave til 8th year: 30 days, from 9th to 14th year: 35 days, from 14th to 20 years: 40 days, from 21 years on: 42 days
9/Jul/06
Staff travel yes
9/May/05
Discounted holidays yes
30/Oct/08
 

Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs Situation

last update
Current Situation:  
Looking for direct entries as well as for ab-initio candidates. You can practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 22/Oct/18
 
Outlook:  
High demand in 2018   21/May/18
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Positive   22/Oct/18
Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
last update
Captain  
No dirct entries. 1/Oct/18
   
FO  
Cadets only if max 33 year old. Ready entry with frozen ATPL only if proof of German language (Goethe) 3/Aug/15
   
SO  
N/A - No SOs 7/Jan/09
   
FE
   
Scholorship  
SWISS is presently hiring ab initio pilots. A scholarship is usually granted to applicants successfully passing the assessment. Requirements: You have to be a Swiss or EU/EFTA citizen or in possession of a work permit C. Age between 20 - 33 years. Minimum school requirement for Swiss citizens is Volksschule + 3 years Berufsausbildung and for others Abitur/Matura or equivalent. Excellent command of the german language. https://careers.swiss.com/index.php?ac=jobad&id=970   8/Jun/15
Recruitment Process for Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs
last update
4 Step Recruitment. You have to be in fit condition. Rejections due to higher BodyMassIndex have happened. upper BMI limit is 28 Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here.  4/Nov/15
Fleet
last update
Current:  
5x A340-300, 14x A330-300, 10x B777-300ER, 9x A321, 19x A320, 5x A319, 16x CS300, 8x CS100 22/Oct/18
 
Orders:  
2x B777-300ER, 17x A320neo, 8x A321neo, 4xCS300, 2x CS100   22/Oct/18
 
Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
last update
Preferred method of application:  
via website 3/Aug/15
   
Name:  
Flight Crew and Management Assessment Center 30/Oct/08
 
Job Title:  
 
Address:    
Swiss International Air Lines AG, Flight Crew and Management Assessment Center, Postfach / ZRHLX/OCTR, 8058 Zurich, Schweiz 30/Oct/08
     
Tel: +41 44 564 57 70 30/Oct/08
Fax:
Email: pilot.application@swiss.com (To find out whether your email application has been read use VisualCV) 30/Oct/08
     
Website:  8/Apr/05
www.swiss.com  
Pilot vacancies webpage:  18/Dec/09
http://www.swiss.com/web/DE/career/career_entry/cockpit/Pages/cockpit.aspx  
Online application form link:  
   
Bases For Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
last update
ZRH
(click to look-up airport codes)
6/Mar/17






 

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