Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Usher is $9.68
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Ushers?
An entry-level Usher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $8.60 based on 29 salaries. An early career Usher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.22 based on 80 salaries. A mid-career Usher with 5-9 years of …Read more
What Do Ushers Do?
An usher is a person who works in a large entertainment venue by helping patrons find their seats in an orderly fashion, and they also resolve seating disputes when patrons find reserved seats occupied. Ushers also provide some crowd control and even assist security in limited ways.
While ushers are often associated with movie theaters, they are now far more common in other settings. A movie multiplex may have ushers on duty to provide cursory examination of individual auditoriums, but these …Read more
- Clean and maintain designated property areas, ensuring safety and cleanliness.
- Report problems with facilities, supplies and environment.
- Assist guests with special needs or problems and escalate where appropriate.
- Greet and direct guests, fulfilling requests and answering questions.