Tourism Careers

Resources for Tourism Job Seekers

Are you looking into starting a career in one of the world’s fastest growing industries? This site contains detailed information on formal education related to tourism as well as industry-based training and recognition options.

View excerpts from the National Compensation study to see what the average pay rates are, or visit our sister site, Discover Tourism, to view detailed information on job profiles and links to national job boards.

If you are already working in tourism you already know that it is a fast-paced, energetic industry. You may not know how diverse (over 400 occupations), or how many opportunities (nearly 150,000 new jobs projected by 2015) the sector offers. Learn how you can help yourself be more marketable by upgrading your skills, cross-training or becoming recognized as tourism professional through industry-endorsed credentials.