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I have really been using my air fryer a lot lately . I mean , it is so convienant!

Today I am sharing my recipe for Air Fryer lemon pepper salmon. It is topped with a lemon butter sauce , and y’all -this is going to be a new favorite air fryer recipe in your house.

Glam Kitchen Tips

-Preheat your air fryer then spray your air fryer with non stick spray

– I prefer using skin on salmon in the air fryer , for some reason it tastes more moist to me

This lemon pepper salmon is well seasoned and moist
I served this Air Fryer lemon pepper salmon with jasmine rice and broccoli, but it would also be perfect over a salad or with mashed potatoes
Seasonings used included lemon pepper , garlic powder , and paprika
I use the Ninja Foodi brand airfryer and have for years – I love it
Pour the lemon butter sauce over the air fryer lemon pepper filets when they are done cooking and garnish with parsley
Air Fryer Lemon Pepper Salmon

Air Fryer Lemon Pepper Salmon Recipe


  • 2 salmon filets 6-8 ounces each
  • olive oil non stick spray
  • 3/4 tsp lemon pepper seasoning
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp paprika
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • parsley optiona garnish


  • Preheat air fryer and spray with olive oil non stick spray
  • Spray salmon filets with olive oil non stick spray , then season salmon filets with lemon pepper , garlic powder , and paprika
  • Air fry on 390 degrees for 9-12 minutes depending on thickness of filets and desired doneness
  • Remove salmon from air fryer and set aside
  • In a small bowl melt butter and add lemon juice – mix well
  • Spoon lemon butter over salmon filets
  • Garnish with parsley
  • Serve and enjoy!
Keyword Air Fryer, salmon, seafood