Rooms Director Salary

The average Rooms Director in the United States earns approximately $64K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a majority get vision plans. Male Rooms Directors who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (67 percent) are men. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$44,638 - $86,692
(Median)
$45K
$64K
$87K
MEDIAN: $63,868
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$44,638 - $86,692  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,674  
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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$45,108 - $93,290  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 184
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Job Description for Rooms Director

The room director, also known as the director of rooms, holds a management position that is available at hotels, motels, and other places that offer room and board. The room director is mainly in charge of managing and preparing rooms, and they also oversee guest services. They may be responsible for maintaining the outward appearance of the hotel, inspecting the building(s)' visual appearance, and overseeing room service, housekeeping, and/or other departments within the hotel. The room director manages a group of employees, which includes the front desk employees and housekeeping staff, amongst others. If the general manager is absent, the room director is usually expected to take over their responsibilities.

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Rooms Director Tasks

  • Register guests, handle transactions, and resolve related issues.
  • Maintain financial records and prepare information for setting room rates and department budgets.
  • Survey lodging rooms and public spaces to ensure proper levels of cleanliness and decorum.

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Rooms Directors may see a hefty downturn in earnings if they take top-notch roles like Hotel General Manager. The average pay for a Hotel General Manager is $52K.

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Pay by Experience Level for Rooms Director

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


For many Rooms Directors, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $58K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $66K. On average, Rooms Directors make $73K following one to two decades on the job. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $76K.

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Experience Affects Rooms Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 14%
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