How much does a Flight Attendant make in Chicago, IL?

Updated Sep 14, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$40,099 /yr
Average Base Pay

24 salaries

$24K

Low

$40K

Average

$67K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Flight Attendant is $40,099 per year in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 24 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Flight Attendant employees in Chicago, IL.

Seniority Levels

L1
Flight Attendant Trainee$42,790 /yr
L2
Flight Attendant$40,099 /yr
L4
Career Path

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyze Offer

Related Job Titles

Cabin Crew

$40,099

per year

Flight Attendant

$40,099

per year

International Flight Attendant

$40,099

per year

Cabin Crew

$40,099

per year

Salaries in Chicago, IL

Location

or

Find a Specific Employer

Sort:

Company

Average Base Salary in (USD)

Range

United Airlines
4.1

United Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $10 - $70
173 salaries
See 1,028 salaries from all locations

$10

$70

$10 - $70 Range

American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $10 - $77

$10

$77

$10 - $77 Range

SkyWest Airlines
4

SkyWest Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $9 - $39

$9

$39

$9 - $39 Range

Envoy Air
3

Envoy Air

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $9 - $40

$9

$40

$9 - $40 Range

Spirit Airlines
3.9

Spirit Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $9 - $37

$9

$37

$9 - $37 Range

ExpressJet Airlines
3.6

ExpressJet Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $11 - $42

$11

$42

$11 - $42 Range

GoJet Airlines
3.1

GoJet Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $6 - $29

$6

$29

$6 - $29 Range

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing –Add Anonymous Salary
Republic Airways
3.4

Republic Airways

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $8 - $31

$8

$31

$8 - $31 Range

Frontier Airlines
3.6

Frontier Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $8 - $31

$8

$31

$8 - $31 Range

Southwest Airlines
4.4

Southwest Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $16 - $56

$16

$56

$16 - $56 Range

Trans States
3

Trans States

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $10 - $22

$10

$22

$10 - $22 Range

Air Wisconsin Airlines
3

Air Wisconsin Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $8 - $29

$8

$29

$8 - $29 Range

United Airlines
4.1

United Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $15 - $37

$15

$37

$15 - $37 Range

Air Music
4.3

Air Music

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $14 - $34

$14

$34

$14 - $34 Range

United Airlines
4.1

United Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$30 -$35

 hourly

$30

$35

$30 - $35 Range

Delta Air Lines
4.4

Delta Air Lines

Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$10 -$76

 hourly

$10

$76

$10 - $76 Range

Justice Just for Girls
3.8

Justice Just for Girls

Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Envoy Air
3

Envoy Air

Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$13 -$21

 hourly

$13

$21

$13 - $21 Range

Republic Airways
3.4

Republic Airways

Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$19 -$30

 hourly

$19

$30

$19 - $30 Range

Spirit Airlines
3.9

Spirit Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly
About 

$19 -$24

 hourly

$19

$24

$19 - $24 Range

Download as data Table
Viewing 1 - 10 of 818

Frequently asked questions about a Flight Attendant salaries

The average salary for a Flight Attendant is $40,099 per year in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 24 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Flight Attendant employees in Chicago, IL.

The highest salary for a Flight Attendant in Chicago, IL is $67,075 per year.

The lowest salary for a Flight Attendant in Chicago, IL is $23,972 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$20,000
per year
A Flight Attendant reported making $20,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$31
hourly
A Flight Attendant reported making $31 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$72
hourly
A Flight Attendant reported making $72 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k profit sharing
$3k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Flight Attendant reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Flight Attendant reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
A Flight Attendant reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Flight Attendant reported making $19 per hour
Additional Pay
$58k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$18
hourly
An American Airlines Flight Attendant reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment