Entry-Level Flight Attendant Salary

Entry-Level Flight Attendants can expect wages of $19.31 per hour on average. In the world of Entry-Level Flight Attendants, overall income ranges from $21K near the bottom to $52K at the top; this can include more than $2K from bonuses and more than $2K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Entry-Level Flight Attendants claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Flight Attendants making up 77 percent. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just over a half. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$18,744 - $51,226

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$13.32 - $24.85

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$18,744 - $51,226  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,494  
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $1,567  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,957 - $52,342  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 305
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.32 - $24.85  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $6.20  
Overtime
$0.64 - $38.69  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,494  
   
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $1,567  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,957 - $52,342  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 350
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Delta Air Lines Inc, United Airlines, Inc., American Airlines, US Airways Group, Inc., and Southwest Airlines Co are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Entry-Level Flight Attendants. Although Southwest Airlines Co leads the field in pay with a median salary of $49K, employees there receive a wide spread of salaries, from $25K on the low end all the way up to $69K at the top. Entry-Level Flight Attendants will also find cushy salaries at Delta AirElite (+$43K), Frontier Airlines (+$41K), and Delta Air Lines Inc (+$40K).

With a reported median salary of only $24K, US Airways Group, Inc. easily takes the cake for lowest-paying firm in town; earnings are less than half of the top paying employer's rate. Other low-paying employers include United Airlines, Inc. at $35K and Alaska Airlines, Inc. at $36K, though some Entry-Level Flight Attendants there earn up to $43K.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 14%
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