Parking Lot Attendants

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What do they do?

Park vehicles or issue tickets for customers in a parking lot or garage. May collect fee.

Also known as:

Front Services Agent, Guest Services Agent, Hiker, Lot Attendant, Parking Attendant, Parking Cashier, Parking Lot Attendant, Parking Ramp Attendant, Valet Attendant, Valet Parker, Valet Parking Attendant

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Projected Growth Rate

Employment of Parking Lot Attendants is projected to show little or no change from 2018 to 2028.

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Projected Employment

No Data Available

Projected Employment Rankings For Virginia:

  • 1.3%

    Percent Change

    Ranks #26 in job growth rate
  • 370

    Annual Projected Job Openings

    Ranks #19 in net job growth

Education Level

  • Doctorate or Professional Degree (0.5%)
  • Master's degree (2%)
  • Bachelor's degree (10.6%)
  • Associate's degree (10.5%)
  • Some college, no degree (24.3%)
  • High school diploma equivalent (35.8%)
  • Less than high school diploma (16.2%)

Percent of workers in this field

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Skills

People in this career often have these skills:

  • Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Service Orientation - Actively looking for ways to help people.
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Knowledge

People in this career often know a lot about:

  • Customer and Personal Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
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Abilities

People in this career often have talent in:

  • Far Vision - The ability to see details at a distance.
  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Speech Recognition - The ability to identify and understand the speech of another person.
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Activities: what you might do in a day

People in this career often do these activities:

  • Assist customers to ensure comfort or safety.
  • Inspect motor vehicles.
  • Balance receipts.
  • Prepare cash for deposit or disbursement.
  • Monitor surroundings to detect potential hazards.
  • Collect fares or payment from customers.
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This page includes data from:

O*NET OnLine Career data: O*NET 24.3 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA

Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics

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