Entry-Level Hotel, Motel, or Resort Desk Clerk Salary

For Entry-Level Resort Desk Clerks, hourly average wages total $9.49 per hour. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority of Entry-Level Resort Desk Clerks (68 percent) who took the survey are female. Between a fifth and a fourth report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a little less than a fifth collect dental insurance. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Entry-Level Resort Desk Clerks — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction.

$15,101 - $44,698
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$33K
$45K
MEDIAN: $33,000
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$7.88 - $12.25
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MEDIAN: $9.49
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$0$44K
Salary $15,101 - $44,698
Bonus $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,453 - $27,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data $0$17
Hourly Rate $7.88 - $12.25
Hourly Tips $0.25
Overtime $5.14 - $17.08
Annual Data $0$27K
Bonus $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,453 - $27,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 226

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The biggest paychecks can be found at Hampton Inn — the median salary there is $19K.

Hotel, Motel, or Resort Desk Clerk Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Hotel, Motel, or Resort Desk Clerk in St. George:
"More Than Just Clerical."
Some hotels reduce their staff to save money. Since some hotels are required to have a front desk agent on staff 24 hours a day, front desk associates are sometimes required to do other work. Additional tasks can be in any of the following areas: housekeeping, laundry, maintenance, security, concierge, breakfast/food service, etc. Many smaller hotels will only have the front desk clerk on shift from 5:00pm in the evening until 7:00am the next morning. During this time the front desk is required to take care of all the guests' needs, solve problems, and give excellent customer service. In these hotels, don't be surprised if you are doing more than just answering the phone and checking guests in and out.

Key Stats for Hotel, Motel, or Resort Desk Clerk

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Hotel, Motel, or Resort Desk Clerk Salaries

Customer Relations
▲1%

National Average
$20,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Auditing
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 72%
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