The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Usher is $9.06.
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Job Description for Usher
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 wo…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.
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Pay by Experience Level for Usher
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 $8.59 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Usher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.23 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Usher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.60 based on 14 salaries.
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