$24,389
Avg. Salary
$9.74
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$560

Bonus

$2,550

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Valet is $9.74 per hour.

The average pay for a Valet is $24,389 per year.

10%
$6.90
10%
$9.74
50%
$13.19
90%
90%
MEDIAN $9.74
10%
$14k
10%
$24k
50%
$40k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $24,389
$14,132 - $40,000
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$40K
MEDIAN: $24,389
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$6.90 - $13.19
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$0$40K
Salary $14,132 - $40,000
Bonus $2.21 - $2,447
Profit Sharing $2,550
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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$16,899 - $31,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $6.90 - $13.19
Hourly Tips $0.13 - $7.71
Overtime $9.93 - $21.45
Annual Data $0$31K
Bonus $2.21 - $2,447
Profit Sharing $2,550
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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$16,899 - $31,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 319

Job Description

Valets, also known as valet parking attendants, are responsible for parking guests' automobiles safely and efficiently in designated parking locations. Many work for high-end restaurants, hotels, and clubs.

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Valet Tasks
  • Park and retrieve vehicles in parking lots for customers.
  • Inspect vehicles and identify and report any damage.
  • Calculate parking fees and collect payment.
  • Greet customers, open doors, and issue ticket stubs.

Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Valet has a positive trend. An entry-level Valet with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 160 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Valet with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Valet which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 11 salaries. A Valet 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 5 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Valet?

Valet in Springfield:
"It is a Great fun Job."
Pros: Parking different types of vehicles
Cons: The weather

Valet in Parker:
"Climate temperatures extremely variable."
Pros: Meeting with the different client in day to day environment.
Cons: Big Loser attitude and drunks bourgeois language.

Valet in Tulsa:
"Fast paced work."
Pros: Great coworkers, fun place to work.
Cons: Event nights are very hectic and intoxicated patrons can be abusive.

Valet in Cincinnati:
"If There Is A Hell On Earth, Its Here."
Pros: The only good thing about the job was the different types of people that came in and the fast paced environment.
Cons: The pay is only $60 per week, and only 10 hours a week. From 9pm till 3am standing in a bar restroom I wouldn't recommend it to anyone ever.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲15%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$23,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 69%