Average Flight Attendant Hourly Pay

$26.45
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$15.42
MEDIAN
$26.45
90%
$64.22

The average hourly pay for a Flight Attendant is $26.45

Hourly Rate
$15 - $64
Bonus
$96 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$311 - $10k
Commission
$203 - $983
Total Pay
$30k - $117k
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What Do Flight Attendants Do?

Flight Attendant Tasks
  • Greet fliers, accept tickets, assist with luggage, and direct passengers to their seats.
  • Keep the passenger area hygienic and in keeping with appearance standards.
  • Make announcements, answer questions, and resolve emergent problems.
  • Serve and/or sell meals, beverages and in-flight entertainment.
  • Provide safety overviews to all passengers, particularly the exit rows.
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Job Satisfaction for Flight Attendant

4.2 out of 5
(130)
Highly Satisfied
28Reviews
Based on 130 responses, the job of Flight Attendant has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.18 out of 5. On average, Flight Attendants are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
70.9%
Male
28.7%
Prefer to self-define
0.4%
This data is based on 265 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

81%

Vision

73%

None

10%