Chief Engineers earn the highest median pay at $15.75 per hour, followed by Sales Coordinators (about $13.05), Night Auditors (approximately $11.00), and Guest Services Representatives ($10.48). Earning only $8.71 on average, Housekeepers make less than most people in the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $12.00 per hour) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; Atlanta, Ga. (about $10.75), Miami, Fla. (around $10.50), and Lynnwood, Wash. (approximately $10.34) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Brighton, Mich. — at $8.00, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, California offers the highest pay at $12.01 per hour.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $12.21 per hour. The largest fraction of Courtyard by Marriott people (57 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $10.57 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Swimming Pool Technicians receive bigger paychecks ($17.49 per hour) than those without credentials. Courtyard by Marriott provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in approximately $11.98 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Maintenance; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $13.94 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; a majority consider it a key competency. Many workers are also familiar with Customer Relations, Auditing, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
35 percent receive paid vacation, and only a sixth of workers get sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Courtyard by Marriott provides an optional 401(k) plan, and slightly more than half of workers participate. At Courtyard by Marriott, a little over a half of workers have health insurance, and a little more than half of workers have dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and free drinks.