Median pay is highest in Phoenix (around $14.65 per hour), followed by Tampa ($9.74), Oklahoma City (approximately $9.32), and Columbus ($9.13). The highest pay by state can be found in Arizona, where pay average out at $14.65 per hour.
Typically, Night Auditors are the best paid with salaries hovering at about $11.06; Sales Coordinators, Guest Services Agents, and Front Desk Agents also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $10.24, about $10.00, and $9.67, respectively. Financial compensation for Housekeepers is rather low — only around $8.59 — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average pay of $10.05. The greater proportion of employees (82 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home approximately $9.80 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists earn about $10.66, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a OnQ Front Desk Agent Certification is rewarded at $10.32 per hour. Homewood Suites by Hilton workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $10.02 on average.
When it comes to skills, Plumbing seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $14.40. Customer Service is a popular skill in the Homewood Suites by Hilton workforce; a majority of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Other top skills include Customer Relations, Typing, and Data Entry.
Benefits and Perks
Half set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for more than half of workers also include dental insurance. Homewood Suites by Hilton also dishes out privileges such as hotel discounts, free drinks, and life insurance.