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Average Porter Hourly Pay

$11.73
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$482
Bonus
$175
Commission
$7,675
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Porter is $11.73.
10%
$9.05
MEDIAN
$11.73
90%
$17.40
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $17
Bonus
$32 - $5,000
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7,675
Commission
$0 - $175
Total Pay
$18,918 - $37,677
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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.

Job Satisfaction for Porter

3.5 out of 5
(253)
Highly Satisfied
37Reviews

Popular Employer Salaries for Porter

The top respondents for the job title Porter are from the companies Burger King Corporation, AutoNation, Inc. and ABM Janitorial. Reported salaries are highest at AutoNation, Inc. where the average pay is $12.22. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include ABM Janitorial, earning around $11.30. Burger King Corporation pays the lowest at around $8.63. Culver's also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $9.94.

Career Paths

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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 $10.95 based on 127 salaries. An early career Porter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.43 based on 775 salaries. A mid-career Porter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.41 based on 203 salaries. An experienced Porter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.55 based on 157 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with Porter in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 36.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada (13.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (6.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,326 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.6%
Early Career
58.4%
Mid Career
15.3%
Experienced
11.8%
Late Career
4.8%