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Hotel Manager

Hotel Managers control and manage the operations of hotels, motels, or other establishments providing accommodation services. The average salary of a Hotel Manager is $65,830 per annum.

As a Hotel Manager you will develop and motivate employees, respond to guest feedback, complete management reports, and manage expenses.

Average salary
$65,830 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (August 2016)
Min average salary
$59,427 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (August 2016)
Max average salary
$72,233 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (August 2016)
Job growth

Projection: 4% more Hotel and Motel Managers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)


Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Hotel Manager are:

  • NSW: 37.8%
  • QLD: 26.6%
  • VIC: 14.4%

Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Key skills required
  • Enjoy working with people
  • Friendly, helpful and patient
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Able to record information accurately
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to project a professional manner at all times
  • Good interpersonal skills

Source: myfuture.edu.au

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