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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2019

53-6021 Parking 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)
147,390 2.6 % $12.72 $26,450 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $9.06 $10.40 $12.09 $14.37 $17.31
Annual Wage (2) $18,850 $21,620 $25,140 $29,900 $36,000


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 84,770 23.75 $12.74 $26,500
Automobile Dealers 16,730 1.29 $12.80 $26,630
Traveler Accommodation 8,080 0.39 $12.05 $25,070
Employment Services 4,710 0.13 $12.33 $25,650
Real Estate 3,130 0.19 $13.71 $28,510

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 84,770 23.75 $12.74 $26,500
Automobile Dealers 16,730 1.29 $12.80 $26,630
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing 2,430 1.08 $11.15 $23,190
Spectator Sports 1,580 1.07 $12.29 $25,560
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events 1,560 0.99 $12.34 $25,670

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) $19.44 $40,430
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers (8) (8) $17.29 $35,960
Support Activities for Air Transportation 90 0.04 $16.49 $34,310
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 1,370 0.31 $14.78 $30,750
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 3,040 0.05 $14.76 $30,700


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 23,580 1.36 1.35 $14.24 $29,620
Florida 16,320 1.86 1.85 $11.24 $23,370
New York 14,740 1.55 1.54 $13.94 $29,000
Texas 10,180 0.82 0.82 $11.27 $23,450
Pennsylvania 6,180 1.05 1.04 $12.13 $25,230




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)
Hawaii 2,200 3.46 3.45 $13.16 $27,360
District of Columbia 2,490 3.44 3.42 $14.56 $30,270
Nevada 3,220 2.31 2.31 $12.50 $25,990
Florida 16,320 1.86 1.85 $11.24 $23,370
Rhode Island 780 1.61 1.60 $12.49 $25,980




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Massachusetts 4,140 1.14 1.14 $15.77 $32,800
Washington 3,130 0.94 0.94 $15.46 $32,170
Wyoming 50 0.20 0.20 $14.73 $30,640
District of Columbia 2,490 3.44 3.42 $14.56 $30,270
California 23,580 1.36 1.35 $14.24 $29,620





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 16,160 1.67 1.67 $13.60 $28,290
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 11,400 1.83 1.82 $13.86 $28,820
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 8,500 3.21 3.20 $11.40 $23,720
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 5,240 1.12 1.12 $14.08 $29,280
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 4,700 1.48 1.47 $13.54 $28,160
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 4,540 1.84 1.83 $16.50 $34,320
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 4,260 1.48 1.47 $12.32 $25,630
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 3,940 2.63 2.62 $13.05 $27,150
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 3,900 1.07 1.06 $10.92 $22,720
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 3,670 1.73 1.72 $12.92 $26,880




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)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ 580 4.40 4.39 $11.37 $23,650
Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI 300 3.92 3.91 $15.17 $31,560
Springfield, MA-CT 1,220 3.65 3.64 $14.04 $29,200
Urban Honolulu, HI 1,620 3.55 3.54 $12.73 $26,480
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 8,500 3.21 3.20 $11.40 $23,720
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 2,970 2.91 2.90 $12.73 $26,480
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 3,940 2.63 2.62 $13.05 $27,150
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 2,950 2.28 2.28 $10.55 $21,950
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA 390 2.06 2.05 $13.68 $28,460
Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI 250 1.91 1.90 $11.36 $23,620