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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Flight Attendant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$63,304 / yrTotal Pay
$39,821 / yrBase Pay
$23,482 / yrAdditional Pay

$63,304

 / yr
$28K$316K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Flight Attendant is $63,304 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,821 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 $23,482 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 $55,006, Flight Attendant Salaries with median pay of $57,417, International Flight Attendant Salaries with median pay of $62,315, Cabin Crew Salaries with median pay of $55,006.

What are total pay estimates for a Flight Attendant at different companies?

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American Airlines
3.8
Flight Attendant1,373 salaries162 open jobs

$3,436

 / mo

$3,787

 / mo

$3,432

 / mo

$3,405

 / mo

$3,147

 / mo

$3,544

 / mo

$3,186

 / mo

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Mesa Air
2.9
Flight Attendant541 salaries84 open jobs

$3,315

 / mo

$3,134

 / mo

$3,175

 / mo
JetBlue
3.8
Flight Attendant344 salaries189 open jobs

$3,414

 / mo

$3,138

 / mo

$3,256

 / mo

$3,445

 / mo

$3,061

 / mo

$3,173

 / mo

$3,279

 / mo
Compass Airlines
3.1
Flight Attendant173 salaries

$3,240

 / mo

$38,807

 / yr

$3,141

 / mo
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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Crewmember

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Cabins Steward

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$67

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$67

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$31

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Flight Attendant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$4,631

/hr

$31 | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Flight Attendant pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Flight Attendant is $39,821 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Flight Attendant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 12799 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Flight Attendant employees.

The highest salary for a Flight Attendant in United States is $60,766 per year.

The lowest salary for a Flight Attendant in United States is $26,096 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.