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Restaurant Hosts and Hostesses

Welcome and seat restaurant customers.

Quick Facts


Well below the statewide median
$10.89 / hour    Read more about wages


Below statewide average
Growth rate:  2.2%    Read more about outlook


Less than high school is typical for entry. National Data

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Communicate with customers to resolve complaints or ensure satisfaction.
  • Communicate dining or order details to kitchen personnel.
  • Present food or beverage information or menus to customers.
  • Provide customers with general information or assistance.
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Job Title Examples:

Dining Room Supervisor
Hospitality Coordinator

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