Hotel Room Service Attendant Salary
Hotel Room Service Attendants in the United States pull down an average of $9.98 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Hotel Room Service Attendants survey participants are largely women, dominating at 62 percent. Most Hotel Room Service Attendants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Although the greater part have medical coverage and over a third have dental coverage, more than a third claim no health benefits at all. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
|Salary||$9,500 - $43,000|
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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).)
|$16,342 - $37,968|
|Hourly Rate||$7.94 - $15.34|
|Hourly Tips||$0.07 - $7.37|
|Total Pay (||$16,342 - $37,968|
Job Description for Hotel Room Service Attendant
The main responsibility of a hotel room service attendant is to ensure that all guest rooms in a hotel are maintained.Read More...
These attendants are generally responsible for: greeting guests as they arrive and offering to take their bags to the room; cleaning rooms; changing linens and towels; polishing room furniture; submitting work orders when something is in need of repair; processing lost items; wearing safety equipment when dealing with chemicals; ensuring that customers are satisfied with their time at the hotel; and checking customers in and out in if/when the hotel is short-staffed.
Hours for hotel service attendants vary greatly depending on the hotel's check-out time and how busy it is in that particular season. This job is very physical and forces attendants to move around quite a bit, and things will often get messy. They may also have to deal with chemicals on occasion.
Applicants for this position should have a high school degree or higher, and important skills include: interpersonal skills, verbal communication skills, prioritization, on-the-fly problem-solving, patience, the ability to multitask, and the ability to endure long hours of repetitive work.
Hotel Room Service Attendant Tasks
- Anticipate guest needs, respond promptly and acknowledge all guests.
- Answer room service phone calls and take orders.
- Resolve guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.
- Monitor and maintain cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas.
- Maintain positive guest relations at all times.
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Pay by Experience Level for Hotel Room Service Attendant
Pay by Experience for a Hotel Room Service Attendant has a positive trend. An entry-level Hotel Room Service Attendant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 95 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hotel Room Service Attendant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Hotel Room Service Attendant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 10 salaries. A Hotel Room Service Attendant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 6 salaries.
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