Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges

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2019 Workforce
103k
Average Age
42.2
Estimated Job Growth
6.13%
10-year projection
Average Salary
$32,478
Average Male Salary
$33,730
Average Female Salary
$29,408

About

Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges are most often employed by the Traveler accommodation industry. The average yearly wage for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges was $32,478 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges by wage are Coaches and scouts, Animal trainers, and File clerks.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges are Astoria & Long Island City PUMA, NY, Paradise (Northwest) & Winchester PUMA, NV, and Bensonhurst & Bath Beach PUMA, NY. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges are Astoria & Long Island City PUMA, NY, Borough Park, Kensington & Ocean Parkway PUMA, NY, and Paradise (Northwest) & Winchester PUMA, NV.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges and on wages and locations for those in the field. Traveler accommodation is the industry that employs the most Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges, by average wage, is Lessors of real estate, and offices of real estate agents and brokers. Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges are paid most in Bay Ridge & Dyker Heights PUMA, NY but are relatively concentrated in Astoria & Long Island City PUMA, NY.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$32,478
AVERAGE SALARY
± $2,171

In 2019, Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges earned an average of $32,478, $23,046 less than than the average national salary of $55,524.

File clerks make somewhat more than Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges while Coaches and scouts make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.327
WAGE GINI

In 2015, Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.327, which is lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

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Spatial Concentration

PUMAs with a Relatively High Concentration of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges.

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges, by number of employees, are Traveler accommodation, Air transportation, and Real estate property managers, offices of real estate appraisers, and other activities related to real estate.

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Industries by Share

103k
2019 Workforce
± 7,892
5.82%
1 YEAR GROWTH
± 10.3%

The number of people employed as Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges has been growing at a rate of 5.82%, from 97,723 people in 2018 to 103,411 people in 2019.

This graphic shows the share of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges employed by various industries. Traveler accommodation employs the largest share of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges at  26.2%, followed by Air transportation with 14.8% and Real estate property managers, offices of real estate appraisers, and other activities related to real estate with 11.5%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges in the US. The average age of male Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges in the workforce is 41.4 and of female Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges is 44.2, and the most common race/ethnicity for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges is White (Non-Hispanic).

Gender Composition

73.4k
MALE WORKFORCE
± 6,652
30k
FEMALE WORKFORCE
± 4,249

71% of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
  2. Black (Non-Hispanic)
  3. White (Hispanic)

38.9% of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges are White (Non-Hispanic), making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 28.9% of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges, Black (Non-Hispanic) is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges.

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Age by Gender

41.4
AVERAGE MALE AGE
± 1.41
44.2
AVERAGE FEMALE AGE
± 2.22

The median age of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges is 42.2, and Male employees are generally 2.87 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges is Business but a relatively high number of Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges hold a major in Visual & Performing Arts.

Majors

ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.
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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges need many skills, but most especially Service Orientation, Active Listening, and Speaking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges need more than the average amount of Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, and Active Listening.

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Projections

Projections on job growth for Baggage Porters and Bellhops and Concierges from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The 10-year national workforce is projected to grow 3.71%, but Baggage Porters and Bellhops and Concierges are expected to see a growth of 6.13% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow more than the national average.

Job Growth

For growth projections, the closest comparible industry reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics is Baggage Porters and Bellhops and Concierges.
6.13%
Estimated Job Growth
10-year Projection
3.71%
National Growth
10-year Projection

This line chart shows the projected 10-year growth in the number of jobs for Baggage Porters and Bellhops and Concierges. This profession is expected to grow more than than 3.71%, the average rate of national job growth.

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