Demographic information on Flight attendants in the US. The average age of male Flight attendants in the workforce is 45.3 and of female Flight attendants is 47.2, and the most common race/ethnicity for Flight attendants is White.
Data on higher education choices for Flight attendants from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Flight attendants is Business but a relatively high number of Flight attendants hold a major in Communications.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Flight attendants from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Flight attendants need many skills, but most especially Service Orientation, Critical Thinking, and Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Flight attendants need more than the average amount of Service Orientation, Coordination, and Critical Thinking.
Projections on wages and job growth for Flight attendants from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Flight attendants are expected to see a growth of 2.2% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.