Hotel Manager

Hotel Manager

Hotel Managers control and manage the operations of hotels, motels, or other establishments providing accommodation services. The average salary of a Hotel Manager is $71,817 per annum.

As a Hotel Manager you will develop and motivate employees, respond to guest feedback, complete management reports, and manage expenses.

Salary range
Average salary $71,817
salary range
$64,747
$71,817
$78,888
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
4% by 2020
4%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Hotel Manager are:
NSW
NSW 27.2%
VIC
VIC 21.3%
QLD
QLD 33.2%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for a Hotel Manager are:
  • Enjoy working with people
  • Friendly, helpful and patient
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Able to record information accurately
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to project a professional manner at all times
  • Good interpersonal skills
Source: myfuture.edu.au
Career pathway planner
Starting out
Starting out

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Moving up in the industry

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