• Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 22,460
    $17,310 range bar $30,800
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Slow Growing
  • Hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks help their customers in practical ways. Their assistance begins with room reservations, continues throughout customers stays, and ends by providing a bill for their accommodations.

What do they typically do

  • Give guests their room keys and give bellhops instructions for assisting them
  • Greet, register, and assign rooms to guests of hotels or motels
  • Calculate bills, collect payments, and make change for guests
  • Make and confirm reservations
  • Perform bookkeeping tasks like balancing accounts and auditing financial records each night
  • Contact housekeeping or maintenance staff when guests report problems
  • Keep records of room availability and guests' accounts, manually or using computers
  • Check customers' credit, and establish how customers will pay for their rooms

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth -0.4%
Job Opening 1,474

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
    • NA
Private Training Programs

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