The salary statistics of parking lot attendants are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of parking lot attendants within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The parking lot 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 parking lot attendants. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) parking lot attendants is $30,910. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $21,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,820. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 73% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of parking lot attendants from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of parking lot 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 parking lot attendants occupations is the educational services sector with an annual salary $25,870. The lowest paying sector is the finance and insurance sector (annual salary $19,820).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Educational Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
From the above tables we note that not only parking lot 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 parking lot attendants in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $17,780 to $25,830. The highest paying state for parking lot attendants is New Hampshire with a median annual salary of $25,830. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $17,780. For more salary information of parking lot attendants profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Hampshire|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New York|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |