How much does a Hostess make in Illinois?

Average Hostess Yearly Salary in Illinois

Hostesses earn an average yearly salary of $20,883. Salaries typically start from $16,868 and go up to $27,065.

Average Hostess Hourly Wage in Illinois

Hostesses earn an average hourly wage of $10.04. Hourly wages typically start from $8.11 and go up to $13.01.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

15%
Full-Time
85%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Hostess demographics

Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
1732
RATINGS
Hostesses average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Hostesses in the 11th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Hostess satisfaction

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Hostess Earnings by Seniority

Top End Hostess Earnings

The highest earning Hostesses in Illinois earn:

$13.01
an hour
$27,064.9
per year
Senior Hostess Earnings

Senior Hostesses in Illinois earn:

$11.03
an hour
$22,938.5
per year
Experienced Hostess Earnings

Experienced Hostesses in Illinois earn:

$9.94
an hour
$20,677.2
per year
Junior Hostess Earnings

Junior Hostesses in Illinois earn:

$8.15
an hour
$16,961.6
per year
Starting Hostess Earnings

Starting Hostesses in Illinois earn:

$8.11
an hour
$16,868.0
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Hostess Salary Comparison

Hostesses earn more than 3% percent of similar careers in Illinois.

Food Preparation Worker Salary $22k
Nail Technician Salary $22k
Retail Salesperson Salary $22k
Barista Salary $21k
Hand Sewer Salary $21k
Hostess Salary $20k
Lifeguard Salary $19k
Cashier Salary $19k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)