Tour Guides and Escorts

Top 3 tour guides Jobs

  • Tour Guide- Historic Adams House- Deadwood, SD - Deadwood History - Deadwood, SD

    We are seeking friendly and professional Tour Guides to provide visitors with an exceptional experience of the 131 year history of the Historic Adams House in Deadwood. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Submit ...

  • Segway/E-Bike Tour Guide (No Experience Needed) - Segway of Scottsdale - Scottsdale, AZ

    Our tour guides teach tourists how to ride a Segway or E-Bike and then lead them on an exciting tour filled with fun facts, local history and unforgettable memories! AVAILABLE SHIFTS: Mon, Tues, Wed ...

  • Segway/E-Bike Tour Guide (No Experience Needed) - Segway of Scottsdale - Tempe, AZ

    Our tour guides teach tourists how to ride a Segway or E-Bike and then lead them on an exciting tour filled with fun facts, local history and unforgettable memories! AVAILABLE SHIFTS: Mon, Tues, Wed ...

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What Tour guides and escorts Do

Plan, organize, and conduct long distance or sightseeing tours, travel or expeditions. May escort individuals or groups through places of interest such as industrial establishments, public buildings, and art galleries.


Tour guide and escort Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 44,000
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $29,780

Job Outlook for Tour guides and escorts

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 12,800
  • Growth rate: 29 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become a Tour guide or escort

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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