Perk of the job

James, Caroline
September 2005
Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;9/30/2005, Issue 1789, p34
Trade Publication
This article focuses on staff salaries and benefits offered to employees of the airline industry. Ryanair Holdings PLC banning its staff from charging their mobile phones at work. However, Monarch Scheduled managing director Tim Jeans disagreed that airlines are adding staff benefits to mask the fact salaries are increasingly under the accountant's microscope. A look at EasyJet Airline Co. Ltd.'s 2004 balance sheet shows it spent £134.7 million on wages for its 3,656 employees. British Airways PLC, by comparison, spent more than £2.2 billion on its 47,472 employees during the 2004/05 financial year.


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