Salary for Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

Also known as:  Dining Car Steward, Ship Steward, Sleeping Car Service Attendant, Train Attendant helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Transportation attendants work to ensure the comfort and safety of passengers aboard busses, boats, trains and other vehicles. They may greet passengers, explain safety procedures and verify tickets. To become a transportation attendant, one must first acquire a high school diploma, GED or above. Before beginning official work, a few months to a year of formal training may be required.

A Transportation Attendant will normally get salaries on a scale from 16000 to 24000 based on experience and talent. Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants can expect a pay level of Twenty Two Thousand Eight Hundred dollars per year.

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants receive the highest salary in the District of Columbia, where they can receive compensation, on average, of approximating $42200. They have the best average compensation in Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, where they earn an average pay rate of $36330.

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The national wage distribution is shown below. To overlay local salaries for a Transportation Attendant, please select your state.
Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $36,330
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $25,210
Accommodation and Food Services $24,690
Transportation and Warehousing $22,610
Educational Services $21,870
Health Care and Social Assistance $20,850
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Other Services (except Public Administration) $18,200
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $20,790
Health Care and Social Assistance $20,850
Educational Services $21,870
Transportation and Warehousing $22,610
Accommodation and Food Services $24,690
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