Negotiated Base Pay Increase Effective for September Bid Month
August 17, 2019
August 12, 2019 marked the three-year anniversary of the ratification of our 2016-2021 Contract. As set forth in Section 4.A. of our Contract, base pay rates will be increased as of the first day of the September Flight Attendant schedule month or August 30, 2019 as determined by our individual seniority. These rates will become effective for all flying done in September and will be reflected in our October advance and mid-month Pay Advices. Refer to the pay schedules & step increasesin Section 4.A. & 4.B.of our JCBA under the DOS +3 heading for your new hourly rate of pay.
It should be noted we have negotiated into our Contract a $0.05 increase in Per Diem rates every other year. Our next scheduled increase in Per Diem rates is scheduled for 2020.