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Gate Attendant Salary

$23,210 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gate Attendant is $23,210 a year and $11 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Gate Attendant is between $18,559 and $26,776. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Gate Attendant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Takes admission tickets and passes from patrons at entertainment events.
  • Examines ticket or pass to verify authenticity, using criteria such as color and date issued.
  • Prevents admittance to patrons without ticket or pass, or who are undesirable for reasons, such as intoxication or improper attire.
Gate Attendant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers

Job family population: 124,710

Estimated population of Gate Attendant jobs: 18,572

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Gate Attendant Job Listings for United States

Gate Attendant
Apr 11
Madison, WI, USA
We are seeking a Gate Attendant to become an integral part of our team. The selected individual will patrol and secure assigned premises as well as identify risks to staff and patrons.
Summer Jobs
May 20
Tulsa, OK, USA
Encore Pro Staffing
Be calm around horses Must pass FBI background check Races run June through July Gate attendants are 8 hour shifts from 7a-3p, 3p-11p and overnite 11p-7am Race personnel hours are 3:30pm to 9:30pm ...
Bellperson & Valet - Part-Time Anderson
May 23
Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
Hilton Grand Vacations
Rotates shift coverage of entrance as gate attendant on a regular basis, assuming all appropriate responsibilities of that role. * Regular attendance, grooming standards and safety guidelines ...
Front Desk Supervisor
May 1
Orlando, FL, USA
Hilton Grand Vacations
Oversee the daily operation of the Front Office, including Front Desk Agents, Rooms Control, PBX Operators, Bellstaff and Gate Attendants.The Front Office Supervisor will be required to assist guests ...
Rental Car Utility Worker
May 14
Mesa, AZ, USA
FleetLogix, Inc.
Serve as gate attendant at lot exit point as required as well as perform assigned customer check-out tasks as required. Apply In Person: 2810 S. 24th St #111 Phoenix, AZ 85034 Call for more info: 480 ...
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