A stewardess or flight attendant is the person in charge of serving plane or train passengers, providing them with services for their comfort and safety.. An airplane is made up of a team of these to be able to help travelers; They serve as intermediaries between the cockpit and the crew.
Their days are usually long and they must master several languages to maintain assertive communication with each person on board the ship. but do you know what his salary is in Mexico? We tell you how much a flight attendant earns in 2023.
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As in any job, the salary will depend on the experience you have in the position. For example, those hostesses who have been in the union for more than 20 years, They can receive up to 30,000 pesos per month.
The portal Glassdoor, shows that a flight attendant with between two and five years of experience receives a monthly salary of 16,781 pesos. For its part, the platform Dating Mexicocomplements that the hostesses of CDMX and Baja California are the best paid in the country.
Salary also depends on the airline you work for. Volaris offers a salary of 18,371 pesos per month to its employees, according to Glassdoor. While, Long live Aerobus awards 18,000 pesos and Aeromexico 19,404 pesos per month on average.
What are the requirements to become a flight attendant?
This degree can be studied at the Mexico Aviation School And, in case you didn’t know, Aeroméxico also has its institution for the training of this position. The degree lasts approximately 21 months, that is, a little less than two years.
The profession is not exclusive to women. However, they are the ones who dominate the field with 68.1% in relation to the 31.9% of the men in the sector, according to Aeromexico Training.
In order to enter the race, it is necessary to meet the following profile:
- Being Mexican by birth
- 18 years old
- High school certificate or Bachelor’s degree (minimum average of 8.0)
- Medical examination (Aviation Medicine)
- Passport size color photograph
- INE (copy and original)
- Intermediate English level
- Customer service attitude
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