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Hospitality Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

In Tuscaloosa, there is only one hospitality school where hospitality faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the hospitality academic community in Tuscaloosa, and the future trends. Academia in hospitality includes hospitality training at the hospitality bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Hospitality Employment

Tuscaloosa 2,340
Alabama 36,070

Of the 36,070 hospitality professionals employed in Alabama, 2,340 work in Tuscaloosa. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tuscaloosa, there has been a 18% decline in the number of hospitality professionals. Overall employment in Tuscaloosa has also decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Hospitality employment growth

36,030 38,360 38,960 38,890 36,070
2,840 2,770 2,540 No data 2,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Hospitality VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$20,042 $22,052 $22,196 No data $23,034
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Hospitality in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

Salaries for hospitality professionals in Tuscaloosa have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $23,034 per year was earned by hospitality professionals in Tuscaloosa. The average salary for hospitality professionals in Tuscaloosa was $20,042 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tuscaloosa.

Salary percentiles for Hospitality professionals in Tuscaloosa

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Tuscaloosa hospitality professionals earn a median yearly salary of $22,654. The difference in pay between the hospitality professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 55%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,188 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $29,654 per year.

Average Salaries for Hospitality professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa


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

Educational Trends

Hospitality schools in Tuscaloosa


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

Hospitality Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa


Tuscaloosa's hospitality school offers one hospitality degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Hospitality Degrees In Tuscaloosa


Approximately 101 students completed hospitality courses in 2010.

Hospitality Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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