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Flight Attendants

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $52,437
Statewide median: $52,460.28


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Flight Attendants *

Area Low Median High
$51,987.00 $71,530.00 $90,614.00
$32,841.00 $52,437.00 $68,716.00
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$32,844.00 $52,435.00 $68,715.00

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 2,560 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Flight Attendants most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.


Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,527 new Flight Attendants to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Flight Attendants
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 102,500 133,600 31,100 30.4%
Minnesota 2,813 3,486 673 23.9%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.