MHM Salary, Jobs, Scope in India

Duration: 2 Years
Avg Fees: ₹20K - 1.5 LPA
Roumik Roy
Roumik Roy

Updated on - Jan 4, 2023

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MHM jobs in India are in high demand and have a good job scope in today's developing world. After MHM course, any student has the option of getting placed in the MHM Course placements. Other than that, there are various job opportunities in both the private and government sectors. Job openings are almost equal to the number of students, thus providing it for everyone. Depending on their skills, a wide range of roles are available, thus allowing even freshers to get a job of their choice and showing off the high job scope.

Career Prospects and Job Scope for a MHM Graduate

Mostly it is considered a cakewalk for the graduates to get placed in any firm. One of the reasons is that the aspirants can be considered professionals after the MHM course because of the course structure, thus making them capable of having a good job scope and skills.

In fact, at times, most graduates educate themselves more, which makes them more capable of working. Another reason for ease in getting the job is the campus interviews.

Some of the best jobs for MHM graduates freshers are:

  • Housekeeping Manager
  • Director Of Sales
  • Shift Engineer
  • Cabin Crew
  • Outlet Manager.
  • Head chef

Some of the best MHM jobs designation for aspirants with experience are:

  • Hotel Manager
  • Maintenance Manager
  • Guest Relation Executive
  • Catering Supervisor

Areas of Recruitment for MHM Graduate

MHM graduates have a good job scope in India and can work both in the public and private sectors, depending on their interests, skills, and the type of occupation they want to choose. Both have their plus points and job benefits. Some of the professions that a Masters can take in Hotel Management graduate are:

  • Hotel Management
  • Tourism Industry
  • Catering Service
  • Management

Salary Packages for MHM 

The pay for an MHM in India varies based on a number of factors, such as experience, the area of specialisation, and other factors. MHM graduates often make between INR 3 to 8 LPA. (Source: Payscale)

Other factors that affect income include the job title and the industry one chooses to work in. Since they broaden their experience, internships and work placements can help graduates make more money.

The MHM salary in India is displayed in the table below;

MBA MHM   Salary Range Amount (INR)
Highest Salary 8 LPA
Lowest Salary 3 LPA
Average Salary 5 LPA

The table below contains the list of MHM job profiles and their average salaries per annum:

MHM Salary in India 
Hotel General Manager 22.5 LPA
HR Manager 7.7 LPA
Executive Chef 8.8 LPA
Duty Manager 3 LPA
Front Office Manager 3.30 LPA
Executive Assistant 3 LPA
Cabin Crew 5.58 LPA

Source: Payscale

Master in Hotel Management Salary Abroad

There is a higher demand than job openings in other countries since an MHM requires specialised training and knowledge. The course seeks to prepare all students, regardless of their field of specialisation, to find employment in a foreign country.

In the table below, the Master in Hotel Management salary abroad: 

Job Profile Salary (USD)
Executive Assistant 44,858
Front Office Manager 56,478
General Manager 72,788
HR Manager 52,890
Hotel Consultant 65,789

Government Jobs for MHM Aspirants

Due to the high demand, government career options for MHM graduates keep increasing. The increase in the country's development has led to a flow of opportunities from the government sector. MHM freshers can work as managers, chefs, staff and executives. A MHM's starting salary in India ranges from INR 3 - 6 LPA, which increases with experience.

While some companies prefer MHM freshers, most look for MHM graduates with at least a year or two of experience and appropriate skills. A few of the government companies, along with their job designation and salary, is given below:

  Top MHM Government Jobs in India

Top Government Companies

Job Profiles

Salary (INR)


Senior Executive 

16.80 LPA


Hospitality Management Faculty

5.52 LPA


Senior Assistant

8.82 LPA

Source: Payscale

Private Jobs for MHM Graduates

Various private companies are offering MHM career opportunities for aspirants after completing their degrees. The are various job designations are: 

 Top MHM Private Jobs in India

Top Private Companies

Job Profiles

Salary (INR)

Mandc Property

Hotel Management

10 LPA

IIAS Education Group

Assistant Prof.


Dhwani Placement

Hospitality Head

35 LPA

Source: Payscale

Job Opportunities Abroad for MHM Graduates

Each country uses a different pay structure for the aspirants who have completed their MHM. It has a high MHM scope in every country, but since every place demands a different skill set, the job and the offer depend on the student's qualification and scores. 

Top Companies

The companies offering the jobs for a MHM Graduate offer a minimum salary of INR 3 to 10 LPA for freshers. However, it changes with experience, skills and capabilities to work. The top companies recruiting are:

  • Emirates
  • Qatar Airways
  • Vivanta by Taj
  • Amby Valley
  • The Leela
  • Jet Airways
  • The Oberoi
  • Hyatt
  • Mariott

Best Countries

Below are the list of top countries offering job opportunities to MHM graduate:

  • England
  • Ireland
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • India
  • Switzerland

Various Career Designations Abroad for MHM Students

Here is the list of versatile job roles that attract MHM graduates to work abroad:

  • HR Manager
  • Bar Steward
  • Guest Relation Executive
  • Bar Captain
  • Hotel Management
  • Bar F&B Service

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