American Airlines number of employees

Number of American Airlines Employees 2015-2021

YearEmployees
2021123,400
2020102,700
2019133,700
2018128,900
2017126,600
2016122.300
2015118,500

At the end of 2021, American Airlines Group (AAG) had 123,400 full-time equivalent employees compared to 102,700 at the end of the previous year.

American Airlines was founded in 1934. Its parent (holding company) company, American Airlines Group (AAG) was formed in 1982. 

AAG also owns (wholly owned regional subsidiaries) Envoy Aviation Group
Inc., PSA Airlines, Inc. and Piedmont Airlines, Inc., which together operate under the brand name American Eagle. At the end of 2021, AAG had 1,432 aircraft in its fleet. Its total net reveues for 2021 reached $29.9 billion compared to $17.34 billion in 2020.