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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$17,350|
|25th Percentile Wage||$18,820|
|50th Percentile Wage||$21,060|
|75th Percentile Wage||$24,460|
|90th Percentile Wage||$30,500|
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 $30,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $21,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,350. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 75% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of amusement and recreation attendants from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of amusement and recreation attendants in 16 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 management of companies and enterprises sector with an annual salary $25,910. The lowest paying sector is the manufacturing sector (annual salary $18,880).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
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 $18,160 to $25,520. The highest paying state for amusement and recreation attendants is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $25,520. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,160. 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|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |