Average Early-Career Flight Attendant Hourly Pay at Delta Air Lines Inc

$28.98
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$800
Bonus
$3,750
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Flight Attendant at Delta Air Lines Inc is $28.98.
10%
$15.32
10%
$28.98
50%
$39.97
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90%
MEDIAN $28.98
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $40
Bonus
$0 - $800
Profit Sharing
$2,653 - $4,022
Total Pay
$25,447 - $78,435

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Job Description for Flight Attendant

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.
The top respondents for the job title Flight Attendant are from the companies American Airlines, United Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines Co. Reported salaries are highest at American Airlines where the average pay is $26.78. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Southwest Airlines Co and United Airlines, Inc., earning around $23.57 and $23.52, respectively. Delta AirElite pays the lowest at around $16.50. Frontier Airlines and Allegiant Air also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $19.97 and $20.23, respectively.

Career Paths

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Flight Attendant
Administrative Assistant
Human Resources (HR) Coordinator
Office Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Pay by Experience Level for Flight Attendant

An entry-level Flight Attendant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.50 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Flight Attendant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48.45 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 43 survey responses.
Entry Level
30.2%
Experienced
16.3%
Late Career
53.5%