Horizon Air

Horizon Air

- All aircraft currently are operated under a CPA agreement with Alaska Airlines and have Alaska livery

- Alaska Airlines Pathways Program targets to hire 50% of its new hires from Horizon Air.


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Horizon Air has an agreement with ATP Flight School that paves the way for its participation in ATPs Tuition Reimbursement Program. This program allows ATP graduate flight instructors to have up to $11,000 of their flight training costs paid for by Horizon Air, in exchange for agreeing to fly for Horizon Air after earning the requisite number of hours.

Hiring Information

Accepting Resumes


  No. of Pilots Source & Notes
June '20
Actual Hiring
0 Monthly Estimated Hiring
July '20
Projected Hiring
35 Monthly Estimated Hiring
August '20
Projected Hiring
35 Monthly Estimated Hiring


  Minimum Competitive Preferred
Total Time 1500 1500  
Last 6 Months: 50 100
Multi Time: 25 100
Turboprop Time:
Jet Time:
Certificate Commercial ATP
ATP Written No No
Education No College Required 2-Year Degree
Age: 21  

Resume Submittal


Updated Jun 1, 2020

Recent Horizon Air New Hires

Payscale & Earnings Calculator

Tuition Reimbursement Offered
Adv Earnings Calculator


Year 20$120/hr
Year 19$120/hr
Year 18$120/hr
Year 17$117/hr
Year 16$114/hr
Year 15$110/hr
Year 14$107/hr
Year 13$104/hr
Year 12$101/hr
Year 11$98/hr
Year 10$95/hr
Year 9$91/hr
Year 8$87/hr$52/hr
Year 7$85/hr$51/hr
Year 6$82/hr$50/hr
Year 5$80/hr$49/hr
Year 4$77/hr$48/hr
Year 3$75/hr$47/hr
Year 2$73/hr$46/hr
Year 1$70/hr$40/hr
DeHaviland DHC-8-Q400
DeHaviland DHC-8-Q400

Monthly Guarantee

Line: 70 hours
Reserve: 75 hours

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Pay Notes

DeHaviland DHC-8-Q400
Per Diem is $1.80 per hour

Advanced Earnings Calculator Total Career Earnings: $0

Career Earnings Considerations


Your airline pilot career and earnings will be influenced by your seniority. The sooner you begin flying for an airline, the higher your seniority will be, impacting your monthly schedule, vacation time, crew base location, and captain upgrade wait time.

Career Earnings Comparison

After starting as a junior First Officer you'll begin gaining seniority, which will determine when you upgrade to Captain. This increase in responsibility comes with a significant earnings increase. The sooner you start gaining seniority, the quicker you will realize this earnings increase. Take a look at how the training path you take can impact your seniority and total career earnings, based on the chart above:

Fast Track Airline Career Pilot Program »
  • 2 Years: zero experience to 1,500 hours
  • Total Career Earnings: $0
Local FBO
  • 4-5 Years: 1-2 years training, plus 3 years gaining experience
  • Total Career Earnings: $0
Collegiate Flight Training Program
  • 6 Years: 4 years college, plus 2 years gaining experience
  • Total Career Earnings: $0
Regional Airline
Upgrade Time: 3 years
Years at Airline: 10 years
Major Airline
Upgrade Time: 5 years
Years at Airline: 15 years
Current Age

Company Benefits

Health benefits starting at $5,600 Up to $2,400 401k match Up to $5,800 in company performance bonus Up to $5,400 per diem
Updated Oct 2, 2019

Domiciles, Fleet , & Contact

Current Fleet, Orders & Options

DeHaviland DHC-8-Q400 Current Fleet 52
Embraer 175 Current Fleet 43

Contact Information

ContactDeja Hubbard
Email[email protected]
Mailing Address19300 International Blvd.
Seattle, WA 98188
Updated Jun 1, 2020
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