Porter Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Porter is $9.81 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Porter Total Pay (?
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$18,688 - $35,780
(Median)
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36K
MEDIAN: $24,489
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Porter Total Pay (?
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$7.85 - $15.15
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$18,688 - $35,780  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $502  
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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$16,485 - $33,395  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 388
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.85 - $15.15  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $9.69  
Overtime
$7.99 - $23.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $502  
   
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).
)
$16,485 - $33,395  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 388
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Job Description for Porter

  • Provide customers with directions and information on attractions in the surrounding area.
  • Move luggage to and from customer’s room and vehicle.
  • Greet customers, guide them to check-in or their room and explain amenities and services.
  • Bring room service orders to customers and ensure customer needs are met.

Common Career Paths for Porter

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Pay by Experience Level for Porter

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

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Las Vegas
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Dallas
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National Average
$21,000
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Experience Affects Porter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%
Mid-Career
up arrow 18%
Late-Career
up arrow 14%
National Average
$21,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Porter Salaries

Maintenance
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National Average
$21,000
Cleaning
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 49%
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