Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Ramp Agent is $16.59
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Ramp Agents?
An entry-level Ramp Agent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.00 based on 5 salaries. An early career Ramp Agent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.13 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Ramp Agent …Read more
What Do Ramp Agents Do?
A ramp agent is primarily responsible for handling aircraft baggage, as well as loading and unloading luggage onto an airplane and guiding aircraft to and from their gates. While this person is sometimes referred to as a “baggage handler,” the responsibilities and duties certainly extend beyond luggage. A ramp agent is generally required to have a high school diploma (or equivalent), and advanced degrees are not necessarily required. This person must typically be over the age of eighteen and …Read more
- Load and unload arriving and departing aircraft cargo, baggage and mail.
- Clean station facilities.
- Perform water, lavatory and other cabin service and cleaning.
- Park arriving and departing aircrafts.