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Occupational Employment Statistics
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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

53-6021 Parking Lot Attendants

Park vehicles or issue tickets for customers in a parking lot or garage. May collect fee.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
145,900 2.3 % $12.08 $25,130 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $8.89 $9.95 $11.47 $13.45 $16.10
Annual Wage (2) $18,490 $20,690 $23,870 $27,970 $33,490


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Personal Services 85,360 25.03 $12.00 $24,960
Automobile Dealers 13,780 1.07 $12.06 $25,080
Traveler Accommodation 7,880 0.39 $11.68 $24,280
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 3,530 0.06 $14.09 $29,310
Real Estate 3,410 0.21 $13.12 $27,300

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Other Personal Services 85,360 25.03 $12.00 $24,960
Spectator Sports 1,850 1.28 $12.09 $25,150
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events 1,810 1.20 $11.56 $24,050
Automobile Dealers 13,780 1.07 $12.06 $25,080
Gambling Industries 2,260 0.96 $11.91 $24,770

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Death Care Services (8) (8) $18.19 $37,840
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (8) (8) $16.69 $34,720
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 1,400 0.32 $14.36 $29,860
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 3,530 0.06 $14.09 $29,310
Support Activities for Road Transportation 140 0.13 $13.74 $28,590


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 23,900 1.41 1.39 $13.58 $28,250
Florida 17,320 2.01 2.00 $10.50 $21,850
New York 16,220 1.73 1.71 $12.61 $26,220
Texas 9,770 0.81 0.80 $11.09 $23,060
Pennsylvania 5,950 1.02 1.01 $11.78 $24,510




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 2,830 3.97 3.94 $13.70 $28,490
Hawaii 1,860 2.89 2.87 $13.06 $27,170
Nevada 3,290 2.44 2.42 $11.99 $24,940
Florida 17,320 2.01 2.00 $10.50 $21,850
Rhode Island 920 1.91 1.90 $11.89 $24,740




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Arkansas 430 0.35 0.35 $16.33 $33,970
Washington 2,700 0.83 0.82 $15.09 $31,390
Massachusetts 4,110 1.15 1.14 $14.74 $30,660
Maine 110 0.18 0.17 $13.98 $29,070
District of Columbia 2,830 3.97 3.94 $13.70 $28,490





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 16,620 1.75 1.74 $12.55 $26,110
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 11,370 1.86 1.84 $13.14 $27,330
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 9,190 3.55 3.52 $10.62 $22,090
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 5,590 1.78 1.77 $12.74 $26,500
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 5,120 1.10 1.09 $13.61 $28,300
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 5,010 2.07 2.06 $15.43 $32,090
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 4,280 1.50 1.49 $12.06 $25,090
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 4,020 1.13 1.12 $11.13 $23,160
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 3,620 1.35 1.34 $9.53 $19,810
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 3,520 2.41 2.39 $12.49 $25,980




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 9,190 3.55 3.52 $10.62 $22,090
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ 440 3.53 3.51 $11.81 $24,570
Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI 240 3.17 3.14 $15.89 $33,050
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 3,030 3.07 3.04 $12.20 $25,370
Urban Honolulu, HI 1,420 3.05 3.03 $12.46 $25,910
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 3,410 2.71 2.69 $10.01 $20,830
Springfield, MA-CT 880 2.66 2.64 $14.40 $29,940
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 3,520 2.41 2.39 $12.49 $25,980
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA 400 2.14 2.12 $13.01 $27,050
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 5,010 2.07 2.06 $15.43 $32,090