PORTER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$26,000
$17,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$38,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kroger
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a porter make?
The national average salary for a Porter in the U.S. is $26,025 annually or $12.51 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 21,000. The top 10 percent earn over $38,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $17,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Porters are Hospitality companies and Retail companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Porter salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, Washington, and California. Most Porters spend 1.9 years in the position.
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Day Porter
$25,567
Cleaner
$23,430
Custodian
$25,056

Average Porter Salary By Company

Porters can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Hospitality companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Kroger and Morton's The Steakhouse are the best paying companies for Porters. If you can find a job at a company like Carnival Cruise Line or UMC Health System, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Porters.

Average Porter Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Porter in the United States is $26,025 per year or $12.51 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as a Porter will pay you the highest wages at around $29,882 per year. The Seattle, WA average entry-level salary for Porters is $23,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, Washington, and California are the highest paying states. Virginia, Florida, and Alabama have the lowest Porter salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$29,882
2
Los Angeles, CA
$29,776
3
Portland, OR
$28,831
4
Phoenix, AZ
$28,808
5
Las Vegas, NV
$27,917

Average Porter Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Porter works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Retail companies, Hospitality companies, and Automotive companies tend to have the highest salaries for Porters. Salaries for Porters in Retail companies average $26,694 annually, while Hospitality companies and Automotive companies pay $26,619 and $25,407, respectively. The average salary for Porters in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $25,277.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$26,694
2
Hospitality
$26,619
3
Automotive
$25,407
4
Finance
$25,355
5
Professional
$25,277

RECENTLY ADDED Porter SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
11/01/2019
$20,870
10/31/2019
$16,696
Planned Companies Ca
Porter
10/31/2019
$22,957
Crunch
Porter
10/30/2019
$18,783
10/30/2019
$21,914
10/30/2019
$31,305
10/30/2019
$35,479
10/30/2019
$34,540
10/29/2019
$20,870
10/29/2019
$27,131
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