Flight attendants are most often employed by the Air transportation industry. The average yearly wage for Flight attendants was $48,874 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Flight attendants by wage are Heating, air conditioning, & refrigeration mechanics & installers, Sailors & marine oilers, & ship engineers, and Postal service mail carriers.
Flight attendants are part of the Transportation Occupations, along with Supervisors of transportation & material moving workers, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Air traffic controllers & airfield operations specialists, Flight attendants, Ambulance drivers & attendants, except emergency medical technicians, Bus drivers, Driver/sales workers & truck drivers, Taxi drivers & chauffeurs, Motor vehicle operators, all other, Locomotive engineers & operators, Railroad conductors & yardmasters, Subway, streetcar, & other rail transportation workers, Ship & boat captains & operators, Sailors & marine oilers, & ship engineers, Parking lot attendants, Automotive & watercraft service attendants-, Transportation inspectors, Transportation attendants, except flight attendants, Miscellaneous transportation workers, including bridge & lock tenders & traffic technicians, Crane & tower operators, and Dredge, excavating, & loading machine operators
The top 3 locations that employ the most Flight attendants are Plantation & Sunrise Cities PUMA, FL, San Diego City (Southwest/Central Coastal) PUMA, CA, and South San Francisco, San Bruno & Brisbane Cities PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Flight attendants are Plantation & Sunrise Cities PUMA, FL, South San Francisco, San Bruno & Brisbane Cities PUMA, CA, and Coweta County PUMA, GA.