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Gate Attendant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$24,959 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gate Attendant is $24,959 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Gate Attendant is between $24,959 and $27,769. 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 Chicago, Illinois.

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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 Chicago, Illinois, 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:
12 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Gate Attendant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

International Flight Attendant
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Flight Services International
As an ambassador for our Company, Flight Attendants will be knowledgeable and gracious hosts. Candidates who are offered a position must successfully complete the Company/FAA-required training ...
Sixes and Eights Attendant (Part-time)
Mar 28
Chicago, IL, USA
Sixes and Eights Attendant duties currently include, but are not limited to the following: * Greeting customers/creating friendly environment. * Solicit counter orders and perform cashiering duties ...
Apr 25
Evanston, IL, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for an ATTENDANT, CONFERENCE SERVICES position. * Location : 2169 Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208 Note: online applications accepted only. * Schedule : 5 days a week, including ...
Executive Assistant
May 13
Palos Heights, IL, USA
Serve as the gate keeper between Financial Advisor and clients--managing the company calendar ... Support educational seminars including attendance tracking and follow-up to each attendee
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