Average Flight Attendant Hourly Pay at American

$58.98
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The average hourly pay for a Flight Attendant at American is $58.98.
25%
$38.79
25%
$58.98
50%
$60.84
75%
75%
MEDIAN $58.98
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Hourly Rate
$39 - $61
Total Pay
$49,800 - $125,668

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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 Delta Air Lines Inc. Reported salaries are highest at United Airlines, Inc. where the average pay is $45.95. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Southwest Airlines Co and American Airlines, earning around $35.85 and $30.72, respectively. Delta AirElite pays the lowest at around $16.50. Frontier Airlines and JetBlue Airways Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $19.85 and $26.85, respectively.

Career Paths

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

Flight Attendant Job Listings

Years of Experience

This data is based on 7 survey responses.
Late Career
100.0%