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Operator Classification
Operator name: Wizz Air
Operator type: Major/National/Low Cost
Region: Europe
Country: Hungary
 
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)
Currency: Contract in Euro but paid in Zloty according to official rate of National Bank of Poland every month.
Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
No longer 400 sectors guaranteed. Average sectors flown in Polish bases 300-350.
(click here to use the currency converter)  
Addtional notes:    
 
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Fleet
Rank
Year
 
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top 40000 Euros Gross -23% Polisg Social security and Polish State Pension - Swiss income tax (depend on family status)
15/Apr/10
Capt base 36000 Euros Gross -23 to 30 % contributions
15/Apr/10
FO top 25000 Euros Gross -23 to 30% contributions 15/Apr/10
FO base 20000 Euros Gross -23 to 30% 15/Apr/10
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt also taxed ~ 25%
17/Oct/12
FO 30-36 Euro/Leg, also taxed ~25%
17/Oct/12
SO
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
Polish State Pension  
15/Apr/10
   
Conditions
last update
Roster Roster published monthly. Various roster patterns possible to fit different lifestyles
12/Dec/17
Leave as per Hungarian Labor code
15/Apr/10
Staff travel Unlimited tickets for every employee and their relatives at preferential rates on own planes
12/Dec/17
Discounted
holidays
None
15/Apr/10
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
Looking for crews for new bases. record year with 28 millon passengers in 2017, a 24% growth 15/Jan/18
   
  Outlook:  
Opening LTN and VIE base 15/Jan/18
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   15/Jan/18
   
Entry Requirements
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  Captain  
3500 factored hours, including 1000 hours PIC A320 or 1500 PIC Jet aircraft 15/Apr/10
     
  FO  
TR FO A320 : Minimum 500 hours on A320 NTR FO A320 : Minimum 1000 hours MEP OR 500 hours ME turbo-prop OR turbo-jet 8/Feb/16
     
  SO  
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
not available now   14/Jul/07
   
Recruitment Process
last update
1. Online application 2. Tech test, group exercise 3. Interviews 4. Sim evaluation 18/Jan/16
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
64x A320, 24x A321 31/Dec/17
     
  Orders:  
110x A321 ordered in 2015, 72x A320neo and 74x A321neo in 2017, deleveries as from 2022.   12/Dec/17
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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  Preferred method of application:  
online via their website 27/Nov/06
     
  Name:    
 
  Job Title:  
 
  Address:    
 
       
Tel:
Fax:
Email: pilotrecruitment@wizzair.com 27/Nov/17
       
  Website:   
http://www.wizzair.com/   27/Nov/06
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
https://wizzair.com/en-gb/information-and-services/career/pilots#/   27/Nov/17
  Online application form link:   
 
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
GDN, POZ, KTW, WAW, WRO, DEB, BUD, SOF, IEV, CLJ, KIV, OTP, BEG, TSR, TGM, SBZ, CRA, IAS, PRG, TZL, KUT, KSC, SKP, VNO, RIX. NEW: VAR and LTN. CLOSED: LUZ   12/Dec/17

 

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