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Career and Education Opportunities for Host Coordinators in Florida

Florida has a population of 18,537,969, which has grown by 15.99% over the past decade. Nicknamed the "Sunshine State," its capital is Tallahassee, though its largest city is Jacksonville.

Currently, 25,830 people work as host coordinators in Florida. This is expected to grow 19% to about 30,620 people by 2016. This is better than the national trend for host coordinators, which sees this job pool growing by about 6.5% over the next eight years. In general, host coordinators welcome patrons, seat them at tables or in lounge, and help ensure quality of facilities and service.

A person working as a host coordinator can expect to earn about $8 hourly or $17,510 annually on average in Florida and about $8 hourly or $17,510 yearly on average in the U.S. as a whole. Host coordinators earn less than people working in the category of Service generally in Florida and less than people in the Service category nationally. People working as host coordinators can fill a number of jobs, such as: maitre d', bar host/hostess, and hospitality coordinator.

In 2008, there were a total of 10,424,100 jobs in Florida. The average annual income was $39,064 in 2008, up from $39,036 the previous year. The unemployment rate in Florida was 10.5% in 2009, which has grown by 4.2% since the previous year. Approximately 22.3% of Florida residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Florida include employment services, professional employer organizations, and water transportation. Notable tourist destinations include the Hands On Childrens Museum, the Nature's Botanica Boutique, and the Crosby J Ellis Jr LBR.

CITIES WITH Host Coordinator OPPORTUNITIES IN Florida


JOB DESCRIPTION: Host Coordinator

Host Coordinator video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

In general, host coordinators welcome patrons, seat them at tables or in lounge, and help ensure quality of facilities and service.

Every day, host coordinators are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to listen to and understand others in meetings. It is also important that they speak clearly.

Similar jobs with educational opportunities in Florida include:

  • Counter Clerk. Serve food to diners at counter or from a steam table.
  • Dining Room Attendant. Facilitate food service. Clean tables, carry dirty dishes, replace soiled table linens; set tables; replenish supply of clean linens, silverware, and dishes; supply service bar with food, and serve water, butter, and coffee to patrons.
  • Institutional Cook. Prepare and cook large quantities of food for institutions, such as schools, hospitals, or cafeterias.
  • Waiter. Take orders and serve food and beverages to patrons at tables in dining establishment.

LOCATION INFORMATION: Florida

Florida
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Florida has a population of 18,537,969, which has grown by 15.99% over the past 10 years. Nicknamed the "Sunshine State," its capital is Tallahassee, though its biggest city is Jacksonville. In 2008, there were a total of 10,424,100 jobs in Florida. The average annual income was $39,064 in 2008, up from $39,036 the previous year. The unemployment rate in Florida was 10.5% in 2009, which has grown by 4.2% since the previous year. About 22.3% of Florida residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Florida include employment services, professional employer organizations, and water transportation. Notable tourist destinations include the Fish Mania, the Mike S Aquatics, and the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens.