The salary statistics of lodging managers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of lodging managers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The lodging managers 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 lodging managers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) lodging managers is $94,780. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,630. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 231% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
|Year||Average Annual Salary||Growth (%)|
Table 2 shows the salary trend for lodging managers from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 1.71%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.04%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 1.22% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-1.35%).
The average salaries of lodging managers in 10 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 lodging managers occupations is the health care and social assistance sector with an annual salary $74,190. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $43,270).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
From the above tables we note that not only lodging managers 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 lodging managers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $32,690 to $80,190. The highest paying state for lodging managers is Rhode Island with a median annual salary of $80,190. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $32,690. For more salary information of lodging managers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Rhode Island|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|New York|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|West Virginia|| |