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Hospitality Schools
In Amherst, Massachusetts

There is only one hospitality school in Amherst for faculty to choose from. The trends in Amherst's hospitality academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes hospitality training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Hospitality Employment

Amherst 410
Massachusetts 50,340

Exactly 410 of the 50,340 hospitality professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Amherst. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of hospitality professionals in Amherst has grown by 86%. Overall employment in Amherst has also increased.

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Hospitality employment growth

44,950 47,080 46,750 48,140 50,340
220 210 310 No data 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Amherst

Hospitality VS. All professions salaries in Amherst

$25,405 $31,325 $39,330 No data $37,210
$41,780 $43,600 $47,470 No data $49,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality in Amherst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Amherst

As the number of hospitality professionals in Amherst has grown, salaries for hospitality professionals have also increased. In 2010 hospitality professionals in Amherst reportedly earned an average salary of $37,210 per year. The average salary for hospitality professionals in Amherst was $25,405 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of hospitality professionals in Amherst is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Amherst

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Hospitality professionals make a median salary of $34,905 per year in Amherst. The difference in pay between the hospitality professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 79%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,162 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $50,445 per year.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Amherst


On average hospitality professionals in Amherst earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Amherst.

Educational Trends

Hospitality schools in Amherst


There is only one accredited hospitality school in the city. Many of Amherst's hospitality professionals are graduates of this school.

Hospitality Programs Offered In Amherst


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in hospitality offered by Amherst's hospitality schools.

Student Completed Hospitality Degrees In Amherst


In 2010 approximately 209 students completed hospitality courses.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Amherst, Massachusetts

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