Server Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

584 SalariesUpdated Aug 12, 2020

Average Base Pay
$22,822 / yr
5% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$22,485
Range$2,934 - $54,790

How much does a Server make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Server is $22,822 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 584 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Server employees in Chicago, IL.

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Server/Bartender$21K

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Server - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $10

19 salaries

See 473 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$2$10

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Lettuce Entertain You

$46,289/yr

Range: $30K - $71K

11 salaries

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$46,289/yr
$30K$71K

Server - Hourly

Lettuce Entertain You

$5/hr

Range: $5 - $7

11 salaries

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$5/hr
$5$7

Server - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $5 - $6

10 salaries

See 791 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$5$6

Server - Hourly

Steak n Shake

$5/hr

Range: $4 - $9

10 salaries

See 159 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$4$9

Server - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$5/hr

Range: $4 - $6

10 salaries

See 454 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$4$6

Server - Hourly

Brookdale Senior Living

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $11

10 salaries

See 76 salaries from all locations

$10/hr
$9$11

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Server - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $3 - $11

9 salaries

See 791 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$3$11

Server - Hourly

The Cheesecake Factory

$5/hr

Range: $5 - $7

9 salaries

See 398 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$5$7

Server - Hourly

Darden

$6/hr

Range: $3 - $9

9 salaries

See 424 salaries from all locations

$6/hr
$3$9

Server - Hourly

Texas Roadhouse

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $20

9 salaries

See 430 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$2$20

Server - Hourly

Blue Plate Catering

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $17

8 salaries

See 8 salaries from all locations

$15/hr
$14$17

Server - Hourly

California Pizza Kitchen

$5/hr

Range: $4 - $6

8 salaries

See 162 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$4$6

Server - Hourly

Red Lobster

$5/hr

Range: $5 - $241

8 salaries

See 728 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$5$241

Server - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$5/hr

Range: $3 - $6

8 salaries

See 373 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$3$6

Server - Hourly

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $5 - $5

8 salaries

See 61 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$5$5

Server - Hourly

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $5

7 salaries

See 61 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$2$5

Server - Hourly

Applebee's

$5/hr

Range: $3 - $16

7 salaries

See 556 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$3$16

Server - Hourly

Hooters

$5/hr

Range: $5 - $6

7 salaries

See 55 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$5$6

Server - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $9

7 salaries

See 473 salaries from all locations

$5/hr
$2$9
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent server salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$40,000
per year
A Server reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$30,000
per year
A Server reported making $30,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$8
hourly
A Server/Waiter reported making $8 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
Company - Public
$9
hourly
A Waitress reported making $9 per hour
Additional Pay
$100 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Server reported making $13 per hour
Additional Pay
$40 tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
$39,998
per year
A Bayhost/Server reported making $39,998 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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