Accommodate hotel, motel, and resort patrons by registering and assigning rooms to guests, issuing room keys or cards, transmitting and receiving messages, keeping records of occupied rooms and guests' accounts, making and confirming reservations, and presenting statements to and collecting payments from departing guests.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 238,800 people employed as hotel, motel, and resort desk clerks in the United States. The median annual salary is $28,080. Entry level employees earn approximately $21,440 per year and senior employees earn approximately $36,470 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.