The average wage for a tour guide in the United States is around $11.32 per hour.
This is 61% below the national average. Updated in 2018.
Tour guides earn an average hourly wage of $11.32. Salaries typically start from $9.87 per hour and go up to $16.54 per hour.
Tour guide earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Tour guide salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do tour guide salaries compare to similar careers?
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|Tour guide salary||$24K|
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)