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Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

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.

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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.

Environment

Although information clerks are employed in nearly every industry, many work in government agencies, hotels, and healthcare facilities. Most information clerks work full time.

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

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Salary Breakdown

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

$29,630

AVERAGE ANNUALLY

$27,360

ENTRY LEVEL

$29,220

MID LEVEL

$34,660

EXPERT LEVEL

$14.24

AVERAGE HOURLY

$13.15

ENTRY LEVEL

$14.05

MID LEVEL

$16.66

EXPERT LEVEL

Current Available & Projected Jobs

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

33

Current Available Jobs

6,450

Projected job openings through 2030

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Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks

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KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

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KNOWLEDGE

English Language

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KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

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KNOWLEDGE

Administrative

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KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

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SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

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SKILL

Speaking

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SKILL

Service Orientation

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SKILL

Active Listening

S

SKILL

Coordination

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ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

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ABILITY

Oral Expression

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ABILITY

Speech Clarity

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ABILITY

Speech Recognition

A

ABILITY

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