Party Host Statistics in the US

The average employee age for party hosts is 22 years. The party host workforce reached a whopping 17,693 in 2020!

Among party hosts, we discovered that 67.9% of them are women, while 27.8% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among party hosts is White, which makes up 62.7% of all party hosts. Comparatively, there are 17.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 12.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Party hosts are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, party hosts are more likely to find a job in the hospitality industry.

From where do we know all information about party host demographics? We analyzed 5,673 party hosts resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Party Host Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as party hosts. Keep reading to find out what the results for party hosts were.

Party Host Gender Ratio

Among party hosts, 67.9% of them are women compared to 27.8% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 67.9%
  • Male, 27.8%
  • Unknown, 4.3%

Party Host Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among party hosts is White, which makes up 62.7% of all party hosts. Comparatively, there are 17.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 12.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 62.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 16.9%
  • Black or African American, 12.0%
  • Asian, 4.1%
  • Unknown, 3.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Party Hosts

The chart below shows that 72.7% of party hosts speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is German at 3.4% and French is the third-most popular at 3.4%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 72.7%
  • German, 3.4%
  • French, 3.4%
  • Russian, 2.9%
  • Polish, 2.4%
  • Other, 15.2%

Party Host Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among party hosts.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Party Host Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the party host position over time.

Male
Female
21%
18%
15%
12%
9%
6%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Party Host Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of party hosts changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of party hosts based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Party Host

By looking over 5,673 party hosts resumes, we figured out that the average party host enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 41%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Party Host Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of party host employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of party hosts is 20-30 years old, which represents 42% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Party Hosts with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, bus boy and banquet houseman have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Lunchroom Worker7%93%
Lead Hostess9%86%
Bar Hostess10%86%
Party Host28%68%
Dish Machine Operator85%13%
Banquet Houseman88%7%
Bus Boy90%7%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Bus Boy
Banquet Houseman
Dish Machine Operator
Party Host
Bar Hostess
Lead Hostess
Lunchroom Worker
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Party Hosts with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to party hosts.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Dishwashing Machine Operator7.11%
Line Attendant7.39%
Party Host8.08%
Cook Supervisor8.79%
Restaurant Server9.75%
Grill Operator11.55%
Chef Manager14.60%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Party Host?

male-income
Male Income
$21,592
female-income
Female Income
$21,557

Party Host Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Hispanic or Latino men and Hispanic or Latino women make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$21,858
$21,773
$21,687
$21,601
$21,516
$21,430
$21,344
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Party Host Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$21,737
Some College/ Associate Degree$22,291
Master's Degree$22,719
Bachelor's Degree$22,779

Party Host Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$23,116
$22,779
$22,442
$22,104
$21,767
$21,430
$21,093
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Party Host Heatmaps

Where Do Party Hosts Earn The Most?

The map here shows where party hosts earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Party Hosts Located?

By looking through more than 5,673 resumes, we found that the most popular places for party hosts are NY, New York and TX, Houston.

Number of Party Hosts

Party Host Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ party hosts. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most party hosts is the hospitality industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire party hosts.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Party Host Work In

Employees with the party host job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most party hosts prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Private

Public

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ party hosts. Those industries include hospitality, retail and non profits.

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Hospitality

Retail

Non Profits

Fortune 500

Technology

Party Host Jobs