Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

3.6/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $12.25 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 87% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness
Assisting and Caring for Others
very important
quite important
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?

How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks' job openings is expected to rise 16.4% by 2030
'Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks' is expected to be a very fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks' was $25,490, or $12.25 hourly
'Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks' are paid 39.2% lower than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 222,550 people employed as Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks.
This represents around 0.16% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

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.

SOC Code: 43-4081.00

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Guillemro (Could go either way) says
Customers prefer a real person to talk to
Mar 08, 2021 at 11:47 AM
like me up says
i will not let then do this to me nooooooo
Nov 24, 2019 at 12:29 AM

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