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Hospitality Schools In Rhode Island

Hospitality classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited hospitality schools in Rhode Island. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of hospitality and hospitality training in Rhode Island, which includes hospitality training at the following levels:


  1. Johnson & Wales University

    8 Abbott Park Place, Providence, Rhode Island 02903-3703

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Community College of Rhode Island

    400 East Ave, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886-1807

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Rhode Island Vs. National Hospitality Employment

Rhode Island 7,390
National 2,293,800

Approximately 0% of the country's hospitality professionals work in Rhode Island state.

Employment Growth for Hospitality professionals In Rhode Island

8,340 6,490 7,520 7,180 7,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Hospitality is a shrinking field in Rhode Island. In Rhode Island, 950 less hospitality professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Rhode Island, this field has shrunk by 11% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of hospitality professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of hospitality professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Hospitality VS. All Professions salaries in Rhode Island

$34,664 $30,097 $38,190 $38,219 $38,604
$45,814 $47,319 $48,863 $50,877 $52,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Rhode Island, as the number of hospitality professionals is declining, the salaries earned by hospitality professionals are increasing. The mean salary for hospitality professionals in 2006 was $34,664 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $38,604 per year.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Rhode Island

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This represents a 10% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Rhode Island state, within the field of hospitality, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid hospitality professionals earn 131% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Rhode Island

Hotel Management

In Rhode Island, hospitality professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Hospitality programs available for each degree type for all schools in Rhode Island


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited hospitality schools in Rhode Island is decreasing. In Rhode Island, there were 315 graduates in 2006. And there were 281 graduates from hospitality courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 11% percent decrease in the number of hospitality school degree or certificate graduates in Rhode Island. 40% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in hospitality.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Rhode Island

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