$29,963
Avg. Salary
$12.40
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$524

Bonus

$3,250

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Reservationist is $12.40 per hour.

The average pay for a Reservationist is $29,963 per year.

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$9.77
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$17.23
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$21k
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$41k
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MEDIAN $29,963
$20,778 - $41,421
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$0$41K
Salary $20,778 - $41,421
Bonus $99.33 - $3,425
Commission $3,250
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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$20,453 - $38,191
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $9.77 - $17.23
Hourly Tips $4.16
Overtime $15.43 - $25.34
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $99.33 - $3,425
Commission $3,250
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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$20,453 - $38,191
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 207

Job Description for Reservationist

A reservationist, sometimes referred to as a reservation agent, is the person who is responsible for handling various types of reservations within their industry. This person can work for hotels, airlines, resorts, travel companies, or booking services. Ultimately, a reservationist can work in any industry which requires handling reservations.

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Reservationist Tasks
  • Answer telephones and enter guest reservations into the computer system.
  • Change and cancel reservations as guest requests.
  • Process accurate records for coding and tracking reservations and advanced deposits.
  • Maintain good relations with all guests and implement procedures for giving special attention to VIPs.
  • Enter guest reservations into the computer system while assigning reservations to the appropriate rates.

Common Career Paths for Reservationist


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Reservationists who move on to become Reservations Managers may enjoy significant pay raises, as Reservations Managers get paid an average of $39K per year. A Reservations Sales Agent or an Administrative Assistant is a typical transition from a Reservationist role.

Reservationist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Reservationist

Pay by Experience for a Reservationist has a positive trend. An entry-level Reservationist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 91 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Reservationist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Reservationist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 29 salaries. A Reservationist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 6 salaries.

Reservationist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Reservationist?

Reservationist in Belleville:
"Frustrating and rewarding to serve the public needs."
Pros: Rewards when client is satisfied, rides go through
Cons: Difficult clients and staff

Reservationist:
This career works well with my personality as I love meeting and going beyond customer needs during their seek and find destinations. Customers feel welcomed before they arrive on grounds. Benefits meet my needs; staff are pleasant.

Reservationist in Reno:
"Communication between workers and management is non existant."
Pros: You can go anywhere within 20 minutes
Cons: Its a place of oppertunity for younger workers

Reservationist in San Diego:
"Love to work with people."
. Hotels and be a great place to work but they can also wear you down mind and body . So Get plenty of rest and always smile. Get to work early and prepare your self but have a complete meal and drink plenty of water. You apart of a welcoming family of hard working people .

Reservationist in McMinnville:
"Reservationist."
Pros: Working with clients to reserve group tours and parties, fairly relaxed environment, business casual dress, benefits (free tours). Always something to do.
Cons: I tend to feel under appreciated, some coworkers are quick to blame and it usually falls on me, even if it's not caused because of me. We're in a transition and I have had to take on new responsibilities and roles.

Reservationist in Tampa:
"It's All In The Details."
Being a reservationist at a private golf club with cottages - means working diligently to get all the details and making sure all departments are aware before the members and their guests arrive. Schedules, schedules, schedules. And always back it up with paperwork between you and the member or assistant.

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Key Stats for Reservationist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Reservationist Salaries

Experienced
▲21%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Reservationist Salaries

Customer Relations
▲25%

Typing
▲23%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲15%

Phone Support
▲6%


National Average
$27,000

Billing
▼4%

Travel Planning
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 44%