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Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Make and confirm reservations for transportation or lodging, or sell transportation tickets. May check baggage and direct passengers to designated concourse, pier, or track; deliver tickets and contact individuals and groups to inform them of package tours; or provide tourists with travel or transportation information.

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Make and confirm reservations for transportation or lodging, or sell transportation tickets. May check baggage and direct passengers to designated concourse, pier, or track; deliver tickets and contact individuals and groups to inform them of package tours; or provide tourists with travel or transportation information.

Environment

Although information clerks are employed in nearly every industry, many work in government agencies, hotels, and healthcare facilities. Most information clerks work full time.

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

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Salary Breakdown

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

$39,030

AVERAGE ANNUALLY

$29,010

ENTRY LEVEL

$35,110

MID LEVEL

$59,720

EXPERT LEVEL

$18.76

AVERAGE HOURLY

$13.95

ENTRY LEVEL

$16.88

MID LEVEL

$28.71

EXPERT LEVEL

Current Available & Projected Jobs

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

20

Current Available Jobs

3,720

Projected job openings through 2030

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Job Titles

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

JOB TITLE

Ticket Agent

Skill Level

Entry

JOB TITLE

Travel Consultant

Skill Level

Mid

JOB TITLE

Manager

Skill Level

Advanced

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Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

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KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

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KNOWLEDGE

English Language

K

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

K

KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

K

KNOWLEDGE

Transportation

S

SKILL

Active Listening

S

SKILL

Service Orientation

S

SKILL

Speaking

S

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

S

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

A

ABILITY

Oral Expression

A

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

A

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

A

ABILITY

Speech Recognition

A

ABILITY

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