It is known by one and all that the pay scales in the airline industry are extremely high and lucrative. This is one of the main reasons which attract a large number of youngsters and other people to take up a career in cabin crew and other designations in the airline industry. The salary of a cabin crew member who is majorly a beginner or a fresher may range anywhere rupees 20,000 to 25,000 on a monthly basis in the case of a public sector airline. In the case of the private airlines such as King Fisher, Air Deccan, Jet Airways, Spice Jet, Sahara Airlines the pay package offered is even a lot more.
As the work experience increases the pay package offered to the cabin crew member also increases depending on his capabilities. A cabin crew member with a few years of work experience can get a salary of anything between 30,000 to 40,000 rupees per month. A senior personnel or a manager with more than 5 years of work experience can earn anywhere up to 75,000 rupees. Although in the case of the cabin crew along with experience the salary may also vary on the basis of the performance. At times the salary is also paid on an hourly basis.
Along with an attractive salary there are also a large amount of perks which come along with a job in the airline industry such as free airline tickets for the cabin crew member as well as his or her entire family on the routes which are covered by the airlines. The airlines also pay for your hotel accommodation as well as your meals when you have to travel during work.
Thus the cabin crew career is a highly lucrative one only if you know how to make your career advances in the right way!