Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Workers new to the field can expect to earn $21K, increasing to $25K after five to 10 years. After 10 to 20 years, compensation comes in at $27K. After 20 years in the field, Porters see a slip in salary, bringing in an average of $23K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 11 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than 10, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining less than five. Most employees in this workforce have between one and nine years of experience; most of those surveyed fall within this distribution.