Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Baggage Porters and Bellhops: Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
Baggage Porters and Bellhops
What Baggage porters and bellhops Do
Handle baggage for travelers at transportation terminals or for guests at hotels or similar establishments.
Baggage porter and bellhop Salaries
- 2014 employment: 43,600
- May 2015 median annual wage: $21,160
Job Outlook for Baggage porters and bellhops
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 3,500
- Growth rate: 8 percent (As fast as average)
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How to Become a Baggage porter or bellhop
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.