Hostess

Hostess Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$22,000
$11,000
Min 10%
$22,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sallie Mae Bank
Highest Paying City
Bellevue, WA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
1.3 years
How much does a hostess make?
Hostesses in America make, on average, $22,460 a year or $10.8 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $42,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $11,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Hostess salaries are Hawaii, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New York, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Hostess is 1.3 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Server
$16,593
Waitress
$20,026

Average Hostess Salary By Location

Across America, Hostesses make on average $22,460 annually or $10.8 hourly. Hostesses make the most in Bellevue, WA at about $25,545 per year. The average starting salary in Bellevue, WA for Hostesses is $13,000. Hawaii, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New York, and Washington are the top 5 highest earning states for Hostesses. Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Kentucky, and North Carolina are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Bellevue, WA
$25,545
2
New York, NY
$25,381
3
Riverside, CA
$24,272
4
Las Vegas, NV
$24,140
5
Warwick, RI
$23,971

Average Hostess Salary By Company

There is good job security in Hostess positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Hostesses are Sallie Mae Bank and The Paradies Shops. In addition, companies like Sunrise Senior Living Management and Ted's Montana Grill report highly competitive salaries for Hostesses.

Recently Added Hostess Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Las Vegas, NV
01/29/2020
$27,757
Yuzu Ramen & Taproom
Hostess
12/31/2019
$29,218
University of Kentucky
Hostess
Lexington, KY
12/05/2019
$25,044
Nick's Manhattan Beach
Hostess
09/30/2019
$29,218
Bentley Assisted Living at Branchville
Hostess
09/17/2019
$20,870
Pro Sports Club
Hostess
08/24/2019
$33,392
Boucher Brothers
Hostess
08/11/2019
$27,131
Royal Exchange
Hostess
07/01/2019
$52,175
06/28/2019
$18,783
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