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Flight attendant salary in Chicago, IL

How much does a Flight Attendant make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $44,297
Low $27,260
High $71,983

The average salary for a flight attendant is $44,297 per year in Chicago, IL. 171 salaries reported, updated at June 4, 2023

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Top companies for Flight Attendants in Chicago, IL

  1. Leidos
    1,539 reviews5 salaries reported
    $116,970per year
  2. $60,615per year
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Highest paying cities for Flight Attendants near Chicago, IL

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $47,651 per year
    43 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $44,297 per year
    171 salaries reported
  3. Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
    $44,125 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $43,400 per year
    195 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $43,251 per year
    64 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $42,114 per year
    285 salaries reported
  1. Miami, FL
    $41,475 per year
    77 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $40,637 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $39,260 per year
    80 salaries reported
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Where can a Flight Attendant earn more?

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Salary satisfaction

Based on 498 ratings

57% of Flight Attendants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Chicago, IL?


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Average $77,964 per year

Inflight Standards Manager

7 job openings

Average $71,307 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Flight Attendant

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