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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 GAV2015-AP    
 
Fleet
All AirbusAll AirbusAll AirbusAll Airbus
Rank
F/OSF/OCDRSCDR
Year
 
20
149484
169353
188558
19
145777
165482
184729
18
143533
164128
182772
17
141226
162746
180750
16
138853
161284
178663
15
135023
157296
174718
14
132542
154880
172533
13
129995
152398
170272
12
127380
149846
167945
11
123436
145740
166547
10
119491
141634
162486
9
115556
137520
158416
8
111602
133414
154347
7
107637
129308
150295
6
104731
126475
147713
5
101764
123571
145072
4
90425
97716
119380
140926
3
86617
93596
115188
136780
2
82708
89454
110985
132625
1
78906
85311
106772
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:  
Positive for the next few years You can practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 8/Jan/18
 
Outlook:  
16 pilots to be hired from the waitlist in 2018.   14/Aug/17
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Positive   8/Jan/18
Swiss International Air Lines Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
last update
Captain  
No direct entry captains. 27/Aug/07
   
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:  
8x B777-300ER, 7x A340-300, 14x A330-300, 9x A321, 21x A320, 5x A319, 3x CS300, 8x CS100 6/Nov/17
 
Orders:  
10x A320Neo, 5x A321Neo   18/Sep/17
 
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 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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