Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers

Top 3 ushers Jobs

  • Usher - Insomniac Events - San Diego, CA

    Ushers are stationed at different locations, and are there to answer questions for the guests as well as ensuring guest's safety by making sure guests are always in the correct places. Ushers are to ...

  • Usher - SFJAZZ - San Francisco, CA

    SUMMARY Ushers work closely with members of the public, volunteers, and with all departments within the SFJAZZ organization. Candidates serve as Ushers for performances as well as support services ...

  • House Manager - Denver Center For Perfo - Denver, CO

    Trains volunteer ushers on specific responsibilities for their theatre. * Ensure the theatre, lobby and auxiliary locations are kept clean and in working conditions. Report any issues/concerns to ...

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What Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers Do

Assist patrons at entertainment events by performing duties, such as collecting admission tickets and passes from patrons, assisting in finding seats, searching for lost articles, and helping patrons locate such facilities as restrooms and telephones.


Usher, lobby attendant, and ticket taker Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 81,500
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $24,440

Job Outlook for Ushers, lobby attendants, and ticket takers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 50,400
  • Growth rate: 62 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become an Usher, lobby attendant, or ticket taker

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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