When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($18.49 per hour) can be spotted in Carlsbad, Calif.; Emeryville, Calif. (approximately $17.53), Houston, Texas ($12.50), and Los Angeles, Calif. (about $12.00) are the next top-paying cities. At $9.80, Corvallis, Ore. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Hilton Garden Inn pays its Texas employees the most; the pay rate there is around $12.75 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Executive Housekeepers, who earn an average $12.77 per hour, closely trailed by Sales Coordinators (approximately $12.50), Front Desk Supervisors ($12.15), and Night Auditors (about $10.95). Hotel Night Auditors are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $9.11.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $11.35 per hour. The largest fraction of Hilton Garden Inn people (50 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $10.23 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Technicians are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $16.48 per hour. Employees who have an Associate's Degree, Business Management make the most here, hauling in $14.00 per hour.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Typing; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $11.63 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Hilton Garden Inn workers, with a majority of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Customer Relations, Microsoft Office, and Auditing.
Benefits and Perks
More than two-fifths of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. At Hilton Garden Inn, just over two-fifths of workers have health insurance, and more than two-fifths of workers have dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are free drinks, hotel discounts, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and food/meal discounts.