Flight Attendants (53-2031)
Occupation description: Provide personal services to ensure the safety, security, and comfort of airline passengers during flight. Greet passengers, verify tickets, explain use of safety equipment, and serve food or beverages.
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|Average employment||Average annual openings|
|2010 estimate||2020 projection||Percent change||Growth||Replacement||Total|
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|Mean Wage and
95% Confidence Interval
|Wage by Percentile|
|Anchorage/Mat-Su Area (MSA)||37,877||39,870||41,864||26,790||38,590||55,130|
(1) indicates an hourly wage greater than $90, or an annual wage greater than $187,200.
(2) indicates that the confidence interval value could not be calculated.
Labor Force Indicators
|2011 Worker Characteristics|
|Total workers||Nonresident workers||Percent nonresident||Percent age 45 plus||Percent age 50 plus|
|2011 Potential Supply|
|Qualified but working in another occupation||11|
|Currently employed in a lower paid occupation||6|
|UI claimants previously working in occupation||12|
|2011 ALEXsys Employment Data|
|Number of registrants||111|
|Number of job position postings||9|
|Ratio of registrants to job position postings||12.3|
Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training
|Education: High school diploma or equivalent||Work experience: None||On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training|