GUIDE SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$79,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$170,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Carnival Cruise Line
Highest Paying City
Denver, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
1.8 years
How much does a guide make?
As a Guide in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $79,385 per year or $38.17 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $170,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $36,000 per year. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Guides. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, and Minnesota are some of the states with the best Guide salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Guide is 1.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Tour Guide
$74,781
Escort
$62,178

Average Guide Salary By Company

Guides can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Guides. Companies like Carnival Cruise Line or Chanel, Inc. will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Walmart and Magellan Health also pay high salaries to their Guides.

Average Guide Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Guide in the United States is $79,385 per year or $38.17 per hour. Guides make the most in Denver, CO at about $173,286 per year. The average starting salary in Denver, CO for Guides is $110,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, and Minnesota are the top 5 highest earning states for Guides. On the other hand, New Jersey, South Carolina, Oregon, California, and Florida report the lowest wages for Guides.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Denver, CO
$173,286
2
Minneapolis, MN
$163,257
3
Portland, ME
$158,902
4
Oklahoma City, OK
$156,201
5
Kansas City, KS
$154,109

RECENTLY ADDED Guide SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cole Valley Montessori
Guide
10/31/2019
$45,000
10/31/2019
$40,000
Architect of The Capitol
Guide
10/27/2019
$47,016
10/25/2019
$33,949
10/25/2019
$39,949
10/22/2019
$36,397
10/22/2019
$31,305
10/22/2019
$31,317
North Central Texas College
Guide
10/22/2019
$18,783
Volt
Guide
10/21/2019
$57,184
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