Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $11.47 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $10.82 per hour on average.
Maintenance Technicians rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $12.50 per hour; Front Desk Supervisors come in second with average earnings amounting to about $12.15, while Housekeeping Supervisors and Line Cooks rank near the top as well (approximately $11.68 and $11.49, respectively). With salaries averaging approximately $8.13, Housekeepers are among the lowest paid at Hilton Garden Inn.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($12.66 per hour) can be spotted in Raleigh, N.C.; Charleston, S.C. ($12.50), Houston, Texas (about $12.24), and Phoenix, Ariz. ($11.00) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Atlanta, Ga. — at around $8.50, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Hilton Garden Inn workers in New York earn the most — about $13.51 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Technicians are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to approximately $17.00 per hour. Those with a Graduate Certificate, Culinary Arts at Hilton Garden Inn come out on top, and their salaries approach $14.25 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Facility Maintenance & Coordination in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $13.23 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; a little more than half deem it necessary for work. Three more common skills are Customer Relations, Microsoft Office, and Maintenance.
Benefits and Perks
Roughly two-fifths of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. A majority of respondents report having health insurance, and approximately one-half of workers report having dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are hotel discounts, free drinks, 401(a), a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.