Theater Usher Statistics and Facts in the US
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for theater ushers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 62,719 theater ushers currently employed in the United States.
- 37.1% of all theater ushers are women, while only 60.0% are men.
- The average age of an employed theater usher is 33 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of theater ushers is White (59.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (15.9%) and Black or African American (14.8%).
- The majority of theater ushers are located in NY, New York and AL, Huntsville.
- Theater ushers are paid an average annual salary of $25,308.
- Theater ushers average starting salary is $20,000.
- In 2021, women earned 100% of what men earned.
- The top 10% of highest-paid theater ushers earn as much as $31,000 or more.
- 17% of all theater ushers are LGBT.
- Theater ushers are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Theater Usher Statistics By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Theater Usher
Women Earn 100¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man
Theater Usher Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the theater usher position over time.
Theater Usher Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, pin chaser and pin setter have the biggest difference in gender.
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Theater Usher Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among theater ushers is White, which makes up 59.2% of all theater ushers. Comparatively, there are 15.9% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 14.8% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 59.2%
- Hispanic or Latino, 15.9%
- Black or African American, 14.8%
- Asian, 6.0%
- Unknown, 3.0%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.1%
Theater Usher 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 theater ushers.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Average Age of a Theater Usher
We determined the average age of theater ushers based on ethnicity and gender.
Theater Usher Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of theater usher employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of theater ushers is 20-30 years old, which represents 40% of the population.
Types of Theater Usher Degree Levels
The most common degree for theater ushers is bachelor's degree 43% of theater ushers earn that degree. A close second is high school diploma with 22% and rounding it off is associate degree with 21%.
- Bachelors, 43%
- High School Diploma, 22%
- Associate, 21%
- Diploma, 7%
- Other Degrees, 7%
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Theater Usher Employment Statistics
This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ theater ushers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most theater ushers is the hospitality industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire theater ushers.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
The Types Of Companies Theater Usher Work In
Employees with the theater usher job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most theater ushers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Top Industries Hiring Theater Ushers
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ theater ushers. Those industries include hospitality, media and education.
Theater Usher Turnover And Employment Statistics
Theater Usher 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 theater ushers changed.
- Unemployment rate
The Average Number of Years That Theater Usher Stay in a Job
By looking over 199 theater ushers resumes, we figured out that the average theater usher enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 36%.
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Theater Ushers 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 theater ushers.
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Foreign Languages Spoken By Theater Ushers
The most common foreign language among theater ushers is Spanish at 50.0%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Swahili at 5.6% and Portuguese is the third-most popular at 5.6%.
- Spanish, 50.0%
- Swahili, 5.6%
- Portuguese, 5.6%
- Japanese, 5.6%
- French, 5.6%
- Other, 27.6%