Average Porter Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Porter is $12.88

Hourly Rate
$10 - $19
$85 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
$0 - $650
Total Pay
$20k - $41k
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What Do Porters Do?

Porter Tasks
  • Greet customers, guide them to check-in or their room and explain amenities and services.
  • Move luggage to and from customer's room and vehicle.
  • Bring room service orders to customers and ensure customer needs are met.
  • Provide customers with directions and information on attractions in the surrounding area.
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How do Porters Rate Their Jobs?

3.6 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 167 responses, the job of Porter has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.59 out of 5. On average, Porters are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Porters

What is the highest pay for Porters?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Porter is $19.30 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Porters?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Porter is $9.74 / hour

How can Porters increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Porter is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Porter that oversees more junior Porters, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.