The salary statistics of amusement and recreation attendants are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of amusement and recreation attendants within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The amusement and recreation attendants annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for amusement and recreation attendants. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) amusement and recreation attendants is $29,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $20,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,190. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 72% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of amusement and recreation attendants from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of amusement and recreation attendants in 15 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for amusement and recreation attendants occupations is the transportation and warehousing sector with an annual salary $22,690. The lowest paying sector is the manufacturing sector (annual salary $18,880).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
From the above tables we note that not only amusement and recreation attendants salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of amusement and recreation attendants in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,050 to $29,930. The highest paying state for amusement and recreation attendants is Alaska with a median annual salary of $29,930. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,050. For more salary information of amusement and recreation attendants profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|District of Columbia|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|New York|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |