Silver Airways

Silver Airways

About Silver Airways:

As the airline of choice for Florida, the Bahamas, and Cuba, Fort Lauderdale-based Silver Airways operates more routes within Florida, between Florida and the Bahamas, and between the U.S. and Cuba than any other airline. The airline averages 125 daily flights to 27 destinations in Florida (including hubs in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and Tampa), the Bahamas, and Cuba. Silver is a codeshare partner with JetBlue, United Airlines, and Avianca, and has interline agreements with American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Bahamasair, Hahn Air, Azul Brazilian Airlines, and All Nippon Airways.

Latest News

Silver Airways, America’s leading independent regional airline, has received FAA and DOT certification to begin operations of its new 70-seat ATR 72-600 aircraft, making history as the first airline to operate the state-of-the-art airplane in the U.S.

Most junior Captain hired February 2019.

All pilots are extended a direct career path to Frontier Airlines after 1000 PIC at Silver.

Hiring Information

Accepting Resumes


  No. of Pilots Source & Notes
March '20
Actual Hiring
Unknown Monthly Estimated Hiring
April '20
Projected Hiring
0 Monthly Estimated Hiring
May '20
Projected Hiring
12 Monthly Estimated Hiring


  Minimum Competitive Preferred
Total Time 1500 1500  
Last 6 Months:
Multi Time: 50 50
Turboprop Time:
Jet Time:
Certificate Commercial ATP
ATP Written
Age: 21  

Resume Submittal

Updated Apr 1, 2020

Recent Silver Airways New Hires

Payscale & Earnings Calculator

Tuition Reimbursement Offered
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Year 18$87/hr
Year 17$86/hr
Year 16$86/hr
Year 15$86/hr
Year 14$85/hr
Year 13$85/hr
Year 12$84/hr
Year 11$83/hr
Year 10$81/hr$42/hr
Year 9$79/hr$41/hr
Year 8$77/hr$41/hr
Year 7$74/hr$41/hr
Year 6$71/hr$40/hr
Year 5$68/hr$39/hr
Year 4$65/hr$38/hr
Year 3$62/hr$37/hr
Year 2$58/hr$36/hr
Year 1$55/hr$35/hr

Monthly Guarantee

Line: 76 hours
Reserve: 76 hours

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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

$12,000 signing bonus for new hire pilots; $2500 pilot referral bonus with no maximum.
Updated Feb 3, 2020

Domiciles, Fleet , & Contact

Current Fleet, Orders & Options

ATR-42 Current Fleet 14
ATR-72 Current Fleet 4

Contact Information

ContactCamilo Torres-Ayala
Phone 954-296-5096
Email[email protected]
Mailing Address1100 Lee Wagener Blvd.
Suite 201
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Updated Jan 2, 2020
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