Salary for Parking Lot Attendants

Also known as:  Auto Parker, Car Jockey, Parking Attendant, Parking Ramp Attendant, Valet Parker, Valet Runner helps marketing and sales professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Parking lot attendants park vehicles for customers and may issue tickets or collect fees. This occupation is not usually dangerous, though they may require employees to sit, stand or bend for long periods of time, which can be strenuous. To become a parking lot attendant, a high school diploma or GED is sometimes required. Before beginning official work, up to one month of formal training on-the-job may be necessary.

A Parking Lot Attendant will normally receive a wage somewhere between 16000 to 24000 depending on seniority levels. Parking Lot Attendants usually get a pay level of Twenty One Thousand One Hundred dollars per annum.

Parking Lot Attendants have the highest pay levels in Vermont, where they get normal pay levels of close to $26240. Employees who work in this career can obtain the highest compensation in Public Administration, where they can earn average job salaries of $28260.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 19.38 percent nationwide in that time.
Parking Lot Attendants tend to make the most in the following industries
Manufacturing $28,260
Public Administration $24,430
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $24,190
Educational Services $23,790
Health Care and Social Assistance $23,610
Information $22,640
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Management of Companies and Enterprises $19,800
Accommodation and Food Services $20,780
Finance and Insurance $20,780
Other Services (except Public Administration) $20,850
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $21,090
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $21,140