Human Resources Managers earn the highest median pay at approximately $64K per year, followed by Directors of Sales and Marketing ($54K), Restaurant General Managers (around $45K), and Front Office Managers ($40K). Near the bottom at Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts are Sous Chefs, pulling in an average of just about $38K.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $46K annually. Overall, the greater share of Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $38K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($55K annually) can be spotted in Commerce, Calif.; Nashua, N.H. (around $50K), Warwick, R.I. ($41K), and Detroit, Mich. ($41K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (approximately $39K) in Denver, Colo., one of the lowest-paid cities. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where salaries average out at around $55K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Servsafe food manager certifications receive bigger paychecks ($44K annually) than those without credentials. On average, salaries rise to approximately $43K per year for accredited Certified ServSafe Food Handlers. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts come out on top, and their salaries approach about $57K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Employee Relations; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $64K per year. Operations Management is regularly seen around here; just over a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know People Management, Customer Relations, and Customer Relationship Management.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts; the company rewards only one in three employees with paid vacation time and only 22 percent with sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts provides an optional 401(k) plan, and close to one-half participate. A solid majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and the larger part of survey participants report having dental coverage. Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts also dishes out privileges such as free drinks.