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How Much Does a Hotel Manager Earn In The United States?

Hotel Manager Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$58,000
$38,000
$58,000
$89,000
The average hotel manager makes about $58,493 per year. That's $28.12 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $38,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $89,000. Many of hotel managers seem to be drawn to hospitality and retail companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case hotel managers tend to work at energy, retail, and hospitality companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island pay hotel managers the highest salaries.
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Where Hotel Managers Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where hotel managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

How Much Do Hotel Managers Earn In Different Cities?

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a hotel manager is roughly $58,493 per year, which boils down to $28.12 per hour. Interestingly enough, hotel managers have the highest salaries in Washington, DC at about $82,320 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $47,000. Additionally, hotel managers make more than the average salary in New York, NY, San Francisco, CA, Laurel, MD, Arlington, VA, and Worcester, MA. On a more broad level, hotel manager salaries are highest in New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Louisiana, Delaware, West Virginia, and New Hampshire. On the contrary, Idaho, New Mexico, and Arkansas offer the lowest hotel manager salaries.
Location
1. Washington, DC
$82,320
Avg. Salary
$29k
$109k
2. New York, NY
$79,739
Avg. Salary
$29k
$109k
3. San Francisco, CA
$70,483
Avg. Salary
$29k
$109k
4. Laurel, MD
$69,621
Avg. Salary
$29k
$109k
5. Arlington, VA
$69,019
Avg. Salary
$29k
$109k
6. Worcester, MA
$67,773
Avg. Salary
$29k
$109k

High Paying Hotel Manager Jobs

Which Companies Pay Hotel Managers The Most?

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Creative and Fitch Ratings as they offer the highest salaries for hotel managers.
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Avg. Salary
$51k
$96k
Avg. Salary
$51k
$96k
Avg. Salary
$51k
$96k
Avg. Salary
$51k
$96k

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Hotel Manager Salary History

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    Recently Added Hotel Manager Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Washington, DC
    Washington, DC
    11/02/2019
    11/02/2019
    $104,150
    $104,150
    11/02/2019
    Fairbridge Inn .and. Suites
    Fairbridge Inn .and. Suites
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Miles City, MT
    Miles City, MT
    09/06/2019
    09/06/2019
    $25,044
    $25,044
    09/06/2019
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Arlington, VA
    Arlington, VA
    08/20/2019
    08/20/2019
    $68,245
    $68,245
    08/20/2019
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Orlando, FL
    Orlando, FL
    08/01/2019
    08/01/2019
    $50,000
    $50,000
    08/01/2019
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Orlando, FL
    Orlando, FL
    07/31/2019
    07/31/2019
    $50,000
    $50,000
    07/31/2019
    Hotel & Villa Partnerships Manager
    Hotel & Villa Partnerships Manager
    Santa Monica, CA
    Santa Monica, CA
    05/08/2019
    05/08/2019
    $52,458
    $52,458
    05/08/2019
    MHG Hotels LLC
    MHG Hotels LLC
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Deerfield Beach, FL
    Deerfield Beach, FL
    03/17/2019
    03/17/2019
    $58,800
    $58,800
    03/17/2019
    Stanford New York, LLC
    Stanford New York, LLC
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    03/12/2019
    03/12/2019
    $82,791
    $82,791
    03/12/2019
    MHG Hotels LLC
    MHG Hotels LLC
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Avon, IN
    Avon, IN
    03/12/2019
    03/12/2019
    $49,000
    $49,000
    03/12/2019
    The Parc Hotel LLC
    The Parc Hotel LLC
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    Hotel Manager
    New York
    New York
    03/08/2019
    03/08/2019
    $67,517
    $67,517
    03/08/2019