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Career and Education Opportunities for Host Coordinators in Michigan

Michigan has a population of 9,969,727, which has grown by 0.31% over the past 10 years. Nicknamed the "Great Lakes State," its capital is Lansing, though its biggest city is Detroit.

There are currently 11,400 jobs for host coordinators in Michigan and this is projected to grow 10% to 12,570 jobs 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. Host coordinators generally welcome patrons, seat them at tables or in lounge, and help ensure quality of facilities and service.

Income for host coordinators is about $8 hourly or $16,650 per year on average in Michigan. Nationally, their income is about $8 per hour or $17,510 annually. Incomes for host coordinators are not quite as good as in the overall category of Service in Michigan, and not quite as good as the overall Service category nationally. Host coordinators work in a variety of jobs, including: hostess, dining room host/hostess, and maitre d'.

In 2008, there were a total of 5,397,807 jobs in Michigan. The average annual income was $34,953 in 2008, up from $34,185 in 2007. The unemployment rate in Michigan was 13.6% in 2009, which has grown by 5.3% since the previous year. Roughly 21.8% of Michigan residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Michigan include transportation equipment manufacturing, motor vehicle manufacturing, and motor vehicle parts manufacturing. Notable tourist destinations include the Bullock Edwards & Associates, the Detroit Hydroplane Museum, and the Detroit Historical Society.

CITIES WITH Host Coordinator OPPORTUNITIES IN Michigan


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 Michigan 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: Michigan

Michigan
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Michigan has a population of 9,969,727, which has grown by 0.31% over the past 10 years. Nicknamed the "Great Lakes State," its capital is Lansing, though its most populous city is Detroit. In 2008, there were a total of 5,397,807 jobs in Michigan. The average annual income was $34,953 in 2008, up from $34,185 in 2007. The unemployment rate in Michigan was 13.6% in 2009, which has grown by 5.3% since the previous year. About 21.8% of Michigan residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Michigan include transportation equipment manufacturing, motor vehicle manufacturing, and motor vehicle parts manufacturing. Notable tourist destinations include the Bullock Edwards & Associates, the Detroit Historical Society, and the Charles H Wright Museum of African American Histry.