The only downer is that you probably won’t get rich; however, the flight benefits are what make the paycheck a little more bearable. After 12 years experience you’ll probably hover around $40,000 per year as long as you work at least 75 hours a month, but that leaves plenty of other hours per month to fly around without being tethered to the beverage cart. Interviews started last week, so make sure you get your stuff submitted as soon as possible.
For now Delta has plenty of English speaking professionals to serve the friendly skies, but they are looking for those fluent in languages such as Arabic, Cantonese, French, Swedish, Greek, and Hungarian. We though we made the right decision to take Spanish in high school, but now we feel like we kind of missed out by not studying Swedish instead—IKEA expertise apparently does not count.