Average Base Pay
12.84% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Tour and Travel Guides role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $17,920. A Tour and Travel Guides candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $20,120. A person in a mid-career Tour and Travel Guides role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $26,710 a year. Tour and Travel Guides with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $32,370. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Tour and Travel Guides role’s annual salary averages $54,350 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Tour and Travel Guides position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $26,710 higher than the national average for Tour and Travel Guides positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Tour and Travel Guides roles that can advance both internally and with another company.