Aircraft Attendent - Federal Salaries of 2012

Pay Rates for "Aircraft Attendent"

How much does an Aircraft Attendent in the federal government get paid? $48,746.29* *Based on the 2012 average.

Aircraft Attendent was the 544th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2012, with 7 employed. The most common payscale was the nonsupervisory pay schedules - federal w payscale.

In 2012, the Bureau of Land Management hired the most employees titled Aircraft Attending, with an average salary of $48,746.

Government Aircraft Attending jobs are classified under the Federal Wage Schedule, Wage Grade (FWS) payscale. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This standard is used to grade nonsupervisory work concerned with the servicing of military and civilian aircraft both foreign and domestic. The work involves meeting and guiding incoming aircraft to appropriate parking areas, directing aircraft into parking position through hand signals, securing aircraft (e.g., chock wheels, attach ground wires, and install lock pins and engine covers), refueling aircraft, obtaining and operating aircraft ground support equipment (e. g., gas turbine compressors and auxiliary power units), and servicing (i.e., checking and replenishing) aircraft with oil, hydraulic fluid compressed air, nitrogen, liquid oxygen, demineralized water, and other consumable materials. Most work requires the incidental use of a variety of trade practices associated with occupations such as motor vehicle operating, tractor operating, and fuel distribution system operating.

Agencies that have hired an Aircraft Attendent

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Bureau of Land Management 7 $48,746.29

Aircraft Attendent Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Aircraft Attendent is $48,746.29. The highest paid Aircraft Attendent made $65,824 in 2012.

Common Aircraft Attendent Payscales

Payscale Number of Aircraft Attending Employees
WG - Nonsupervisory Pay Schedules - Federal W 5
WS - Supervisory Pay Schedules - Federal Wage 1
WL - Leader Pay Schedule - Federal Wage Syst 1


Average Aircraft Attending Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for an Aircraft Attendent was $36,951. Since then, the average pay has increased to $49,984 in 2018.

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 8862.

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