Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Host make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$53,631 / yrTotal Pay
$31,413 / yrBase Pay
$22,218 / yrAdditional Pay

$53,631

 / yr
$23K$344K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Host is $53,631 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $31,413 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $22,218 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Host

$53,631 /yr
Host
$62,714 /yr
Senior Host
$55,170 /yr
Lead Host
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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Hostess Salaries with median pay of $50,333, Waiter Salaries with median pay of $68,292, Waitress Salaries with median pay of $55,625, Cashier Salaries with median pay of $54,512.

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What is the pay outlook for Retail & Food Services?

Job openings are high in retail and food services as more Americans spend money at stores and restaurants. While retail and food services wages are lower than the national average, wage growth is higher. Jobs in retail and food services generally require little formal education or training, making these jobs accessible to most job seekers.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Hostess

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$11

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Host/Server

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Hostess

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Hostess

United States of America

 | <1 year

$10

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Hostess

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Hostess

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Hostess

United States of America

 | <1 year

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Hostess

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Host pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Host is $31,413 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Host salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10731 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Host employees.

The highest salary for a Host in United States is $45,948 per year.

The lowest salary for a Host in United States is $21,475 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Host or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Host.

Additional Resources

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