The hospitality industry is huge, employing millions of people throughout the world. Jobs may be found with hotels, motels, resorts, restaurants, time shares, sports facilities, cafeterias, businesses, casinos, private clubs and numerous other locations.
The knowledge, skills and abilities required for employment cover a wide range, depending on the types of services and programs that are available at each establishment. The number of openings at any given time will vary by location, employment trends and the state of the economy in general.
For detailed information about employment in the hospitality industry, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook, Bureau of Labor Statistics, United States Department of Labor.