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two honey garlic salmon filets on a white plate next to asparagus and rice.

Air Fryer Honey Garlic Salmon

Fresh, buttery salmon in just 15 minutes! This honey garlic salmon in the air fryer works with fresh salmon or frozen salmon! Delicious & easy!

  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 2 servings 1x


  • 2 salmon filets
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seed oil
  • 2 tablespoons coconut aminos or low sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 lemon, juiced
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt/pepper to taste


1. Pat dry the salmon filets and brush them with olive oil. Season with salt, pepper, and paprika.
2. Mix the sauce in a bowl. Add a piece of foil to the air fryer along with the salmon, skin side down. Cover the fillets with the sauce.
3. Cook on 390F for 10-12 minutes or until the internal temp is 145F.

  • Author: Ashley McCrary
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Category: Main Dish
  • Method: Air Fryer/Oven
  • Diet: Gluten Free

Keywords: honey garlic salmon, frozen salmon in air fryer, fresh salmon