Hospitality and Tourism

Which pathways are offered?

  • Hospitality and Tourism—This pathway encompasses three major service categories: travel agent, hotel and lodging manager, and food service manager.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Travel Agent
  • Lodging Manager
  • Food Service Manager

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample career salaries include:

  • Travel Agent—$38,700/year
  • Lodging Manager—$53,390/year
  • Food Service Manager—$54,240/year

* Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school. Salaries vary depending on the job title, experience, and location. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 12, 2019.