How Much Are Airline Employees Paid?


Quick Answer

The salary of airline employees depends on the specific job. For example, the median salary for an airline pilot in the United States is $118,140, based on May 2014 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The median salary of a flight attendant, as of 2015, is $67,873.

Continue Reading
Related Videos

Full Answer

Airline employee salaries also depend on the specific airline and the location of the airport in which the employee is based. For example, the annual mean salary of a pilot in Georgia is $145,060, while a pilot living in New York has an annual mean salary of $130,610. Pilots in rural non-metropolitan areas can expect to earn less, such as in Northeast Mississippi, which has a mean salary of $80,730.

Learn more about Salaries

Related Questions