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How Much Does a Service Attendant Earn In The United States?

Service Attendant Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$25,000
$22,000
$25,000
$29,000
The average service attendant makes about $25,729 per year. That's $12.37 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $22,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $29,000. Many of service attendants seem to be drawn to hospitality and health care companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case service attendants tend to work at retail, health care, and automotive 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 Massachusetts, Alaska and Rhode Island pay service attendants the highest salaries.
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Where Service Attendants Earn The Most

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

Average Salary

How Much Do Service Attendants Earn In Different Cities?

While a service attendant can average a salary of $25,729 per year, or $12.37 per hour, there are many opportunities for service attendants to make more. For example, in San Jose, CA you might make $30,578 per year. Other high-paying locations include Longview, WA, Johnston, RI and Eagan, MN. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Jose, CA where the average starting salary is $23,000. The highest paying states for service attendants include Massachusetts, Alaska and Rhode Island. Meanwhile, North Carolina, New Mexico, and Georgia offer the lowest salaries.
Location
1. San Jose, CA
$30,578
Avg. Salary
$19k
$35k
2. Longview, WA
$29,500
Avg. Salary
$19k
$35k
3. Johnston, RI
$29,495
Avg. Salary
$19k
$35k
4. Eagan, MN
$27,970
Avg. Salary
$19k
$35k
5. Eugene, OR
$27,884
Avg. Salary
$19k
$35k
6. Utica, NY
$27,765
Avg. Salary
$19k
$35k

High Paying Service Attendant Jobs

Which Companies Pay Service Attendants 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 Mayo Clinic and PeaceHealth as they offer the highest salaries for service attendants.
Company
Avg. Salary
$23k
$30k
Avg. Salary
$23k
$30k
Avg. Salary
$23k
$30k
Avg. Salary
$23k
$30k
Avg. Salary
$23k
$30k

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Service Attendant Salary History

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    How Much Do Service Attendants Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, service attendant salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that retail, health care, and automotive companies tend to offer much higher salaries for service attendants. For example, service attendants make a whopping average salary of $27,211 while working for retail companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $26,662 at health care companies and $26,232 at automotive companies. But service attendants may want to avoid working in the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $24,951.
    1. Retail
    $27,211
    Avg. Salary
    $23k
    $28k
    2. Health Care
    $26,662
    Avg. Salary
    $23k
    $28k
    3. Automotive
    $26,232
    Avg. Salary
    $23k
    $28k
    4. Transportation
    $25,586
    Avg. Salary
    $23k
    $28k
    5. Hospitality
    $24,951
    Avg. Salary
    $23k
    $28k

    How Experience Affects Service Attendant Salaries

    The salary for a service attendant can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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    $18,783
    01/30/2021
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    $26,088
    $26,088
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    $23,374
    $23,374
    01/29/2021
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    Restaurant Busser/Room Service Attendant
    Restaurant Busser/Room Service Attendant
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    01/28/2021
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    $16,696
    $16,696
    01/28/2021
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    Custodial Operations Attendant-Administrative Special Services Staff I
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    $31,200
    $31,200
    01/28/2021
    Service Island Attendant
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    Grand Prairie, TX
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    01/27/2021
    01/27/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    01/27/2021
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    Denver, CO
    Denver, CO
    01/27/2021
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    $29,218
    $29,218
    01/27/2021
    Room Service Attendant/Busser
    Room Service Attendant/Busser
    Denver, CO
    Denver, CO
    01/25/2021
    01/25/2021
    $30,825
    $30,825
    01/25/2021
    Vehicle Service Attendant
    Vehicle Service Attendant
    Nashville, TN
    Nashville, TN
    01/24/2021
    01/24/2021
    $27,131
    $27,131
    01/24/2021
    Drug Information Association Inc.
    Drug Information Association Inc.
    Room Service Attendant
    Room Service Attendant
    Room Service Attendant
    Fort Collins, CO
    Fort Collins, CO
    01/24/2021
    01/24/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    01/24/2021