Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Porter is $12.25
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Porters?
An entry-level Porter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.51 based on 97 salaries. An early career Porter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.13 based on 584 salaries. A mid-career Porter with 5-9 …Read more
What Do Porters Do?
A porter performs basic cleaning and maintenance duties for their organization. They are typically employed by companies that have grounds that need to be maintained; this includes apartment complexes, retirement communities, country clubs, golf courses, and airports, among others. A porter generally perform janitorial duties, as well as helps solve some maintenance-related problems. They are expected to maintain the area under their supervision, keeping it clean of trash and other debris. They …Read more
- 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.