How much does a American Airlines Flight Attendant make?

Updated Sep 19, 2021

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$37,457 /yr
Average Base Pay

385 salaries

$20K

Low

$37K

Average

$70K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for American Airlines Flight Attendant is $37,457 per year in United States. Filter by location to see American Airlines Flight Attendant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 385 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by American Airlines Flight Attendant employees.

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L1
Flight Attendant Trainee$40,268 /yr
L2
Flight Attendant$47,563 /yr
L4
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American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $8 - $75
256 salaries
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$8

$75

$8 - $75 Range

American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $15 - $69

$15

$69

$15 - $69 Range

PSA Airlines
3.3

PSA Airlines

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $9 - $20

$9

$20

$9 - $20 Range

Delta Air Lines
4.4

Delta Air Lines

American Airlines Flight Attendant

$44,268

 /yr
Range: $24K - $57K

$24K

$57K

$24,348 - $57,460 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$13 -$15

 hourly

$13

$15

$13 - $15 Range

American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$28 -$51

 hourly

$28

$51

$28 - $51 Range

BJ's Restaurants
3.7

BJ's Restaurants

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$11 -$18

 hourly

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

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American Air
2.8

American Air

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Monthly
About 

$1K -$4K

$1K

$4K

$1,027 - $3,920 Range

Target
3.7

Target

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

American Airlines Flight Attendant
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$58,313 - $62,641 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

American Airlines Flight Attendant
About 

$29K -$31K

$29K

$31K

$28,660 - $31,313 Range

FedEx Ground
3.4

FedEx Ground

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$16 -$18

 hourly

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

American Express
4.2

American Express

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$29 -$32

 hourly

$29

$32

$29 - $32 Range

American Express
4.2

American Express

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

American Airlines Flight Attendant
About 

$72K -$77K

$72K

$77K

$71,527 - $77,326 Range

American Eagle Outfitters
3.7

American Eagle Outfitters

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Monthly
About 

$552 -$594

$552

$594

$552 - $594 Range

Dunkin' Donuts
3.3

Dunkin' Donuts

American Airlines Flight Attendant
About 

$39K -$42K

$39K

$42K

$38,706 - $41,632 Range

American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

American Airlines Flight Attendant
About 

$42K -$46K

$42K

$46K

$41,780 - $45,597 Range

Travelers
4

Travelers

American Airlines Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$55 -$60

 hourly

$55

$60

$55 - $60 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an American Airlines Flight Attendant salaries

The national average salary for an American Airlines Flight Attendant is $37,457 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an American Airlines Flight Attendant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 385 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an American Airlines Flight Attendant employees.

The highest salary for an American Airlines Flight Attendant in United States is $70,409 per year.

The lowest salary for an American Airlines Flight Attendant in United States is $19,926 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an American Airlines Flight Attendant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an American Airlines Flight Attendant.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent american airlines flight attendant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$31
hourly
A Flight Attendant in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $31 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Flight Attendant in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Reserve
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Flight Attendant in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25,000
per year
An American Airlines Flight Attendant in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $25,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$150,000
per year
A Flight Attendant in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$18
hourly
A Flight Attendant in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
An In Flight Crew Member in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$30
hourly
A Flight Attendant in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$24,224
per year
A Flight Attendant in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $24,224 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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