Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Flight Attendant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$69,128 / yrTotal Pay
$39,737 / yrBase Pay
$29,391 / yrAdditional Pay

$69,128

 / yr
$28K$211K
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The estimated total pay for a Flight Attendant is $69,128 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,737 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $29,391 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Flight Attendant?

Some related job titles are Cabin Crew Salaries with median pay of $53,315, Flight Attendant Salaries with median pay of $57,840, International Flight Attendant Salaries with median pay of $63,867, Cabin Crew Salaries with median pay of $53,315.

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American Airlines
3.9

American Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $11 - $173

$11

$173

$11 - $173 Range

United Airlines
4.1

United Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $3 - $71

$3

$71

$3 - $71 Range

Delta Air Lines
4.4

Delta Air Lines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $8 - $191

$8

$191

$8 - $191 Range

SkyWest Airlines
3.7

SkyWest Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $6 - $109

$6

$109

$6 - $109 Range

Southwest Airlines
4.2

Southwest Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $8 - $74

$8

$74

$8 - $74 Range

Spirit Airlines
3.7

Spirit Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$6

$41

$6 - $41 Range

Republic Airways
3.5

Republic Airways

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $6 - $16K

$6

$16K

$6 - $15,720 Range

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Mesa Air
3.0

Mesa Air

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $1 - $49

$1

$49

$1 - $49 Range

Frontier Airlines
3.4

Frontier Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $8 - $68

$8

$68

$8 - $68 Range

PSA Airlines
3.3

PSA Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $6 - $37

$6

$37

$6 - $37 Range

Endeavor Air
3.9

Endeavor Air

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $0 - $19K

$0

$19K

$0 - $19,338 Range

JetBlue
3.9

JetBlue

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $4 - $78

$4

$78

$4 - $78 Range

ExpressJet Airlines
3.6

ExpressJet Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $3 - $150

$3

$150

$3 - $150 Range

Alaska Airlines
4.0

Alaska Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $7 - $72

$7

$72

$7 - $72 Range

Envoy Air
3.2

Envoy Air

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $1 - $1K

$1

$1K

$1 - $1,056 Range

GoJet Airlines
2.6

GoJet Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $1 - $40

$1

$40

$1 - $40 Range

Allegiant Air
4.0

Allegiant Air

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $3 - $43

$3

$43

$3 - $43 Range

Compass Airlines
3.1

Compass Airlines

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $8 - $34

$8

$34

$8 - $34 Range

Horizon Air
3.5

Horizon Air

Flight Attendant

$33,205

 /yr
Range: $19K - $85K

$19K

$85K

$19,007 - $85,021 Range

Trans States
3.0

Trans States

Flight Attendant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $8 - $38

$8

$38

$8 - $38 Range

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$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$30

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$67

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Flight Attendant International Purser with more than 15 years of experience

$18,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$450,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 10 to 14 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 10 to 14 years of experience

$19,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Spirit Flight Attendant with less than one year of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$25,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Republic Airlines Flight Attendant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Flight Attendant with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Flight Attendant salaries

The national average salary for a Flight Attendant is $47,563 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Flight Attendant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 12 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Flight Attendant employees.

The highest salary for a Flight Attendant in United States is $131,492 per year.

The lowest salary for a Flight Attendant in United States is $17,204 per year.

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