The salary statistics of baggage porters and bellhops are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of baggage porters and bellhops within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The baggage porters and bellhops annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for baggage porters and bellhops. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) baggage porters and bellhops is $35,450. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $20,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16,960. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 109% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
|Year||Average Annual Salary||Growth (%)|
Table 2 shows the salary trend for baggage porters and bellhops from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 3.26%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.40%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 3.01% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-3.98%).
The average salaries of baggage porters and bellhops in 8 major industry sectors are shown in Table 4. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for baggage porters and bellhops occupations is the real estate and rental and leasing sector with an annual salary $32,790. The lowest paying sector is the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector (annual salary $19,580).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
From the above tables we note that not only baggage porters and bellhops 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 baggage porters and bellhops in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $17,380 to $32,900. The highest paying state for baggage porters and bellhops is New York with a median annual salary of $32,900. The lowest paying state is Nebraska with a median annual salary of $17,380. For more salary information of baggage porters and bellhops profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New York|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |