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Your Guide to the Hospitality Career Pathway

Charlotte is the 17th largest city in the country. With all Charlotte has to offer there is a high demand for vibrant, talented, people-oriented individuals to fulfill the needs for Charlotte’s booming hospitality sector. The area is a growing hub for the sports industry, conferences, arts and entertainment. The hospitality industry offers some very exciting career options in industries like

  • Hotels
  • Food services
  • Entertainment

Because Charlotte is buzzing with so many things to do, there is a strong need for a workforce that provides excellent customer service to those who call Charlotte home as well as those who are coming to visit. The hospitality industry has grown significantly over the years and there is a demand for workers who are seeking to enter the field at just about all educational levels. Browse our career ladder to learn about a variety of jobs from human resource assistants to chefs to customer service representatives.

Occupation Spotlights for Hospitality

In each occupation spotlight, you will learn:

  • Common job titles
  • Number of positions posted in this field in Mecklenburg County in past 12 months
  • Annual salary range
  • Education/credentials preferred
  • Top Skills
  • Top Industries

The Occupations

Download the Occupation Spotlight documents to learn more about these in-demand positions.
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Hospitality Career Maps

Our Career Maps outline each career path available in the Hospitality industry for every level of education. Download the career map to discover where your career in Hospitality can start today!

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