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The average hostess host food services salary in United States is $24,335 or an equivalent hourly rate of $12. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $876. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level hostess host food services (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $20,161. On the other end, a senior level hostess host food services (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $32,109.

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Job Description
Welcome patrons, seat them at tables or in lounge, and help ensure quality of facilities and service.

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