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Hospitality Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In Philadelphia, there are 5 hospitality schools where hospitality faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the hospitality academic community in Philadelphia, and the future trends. Academia in hospitality includes hospitality training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Hospitality Employment

Philadelphia 24,510
Pennsylvania 86,770

Exactly 24,510 of the 86,770 hospitality professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Philadelphia. The number of hospitality professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk by 6% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for hospitality professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Hospitality employment growth

88,390 85,930 85,520 86,240 86,770
26,020 24,800 23,420 23,090 24,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Hospitality VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$34,333 $36,679 $37,771 $38,793 $37,770
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

As the number of hospitality professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk, salaries for hospitality professionals have increased. In 2010 Philadelphia hospitality professionals earned an average yearly salary of $37,770. Hospitality professionals in Philadelphia made a yearly average salary of $34,333, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of hospitality professionals in Philadelphia is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Hospitality professionals in Philadelphia earn a median salary of $35,660 per year. The 10% of hospitality professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,616 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $56,253 per year.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Hotel Management

On average hospitality professional salaries in Philadelphia are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Hospitality schools in Philadelphia


There are 5 accredited hospitality schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's hospitality professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Hospitality Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's hospitality schools offer 5 hospitality degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Hospitality Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 101 students completed hospitality courses.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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