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Food Server Salaries

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2,642 SalariesUpdated Jan 16, 2018
Average Base Pay
$14,702/yr
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$6K
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$15K
Average
$23K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,388
Range$2,117 - $32,914
How much does a Food Server make?

The national average salary for a Food Server is $14,702 in United States. Filter by location to see Food Server salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,642 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Food Server employees.

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      Applebee's
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $16
      142 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$16
      Chili's Grill and Bar
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $20
      140 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$20
      Buffalo Wild Wings
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      97 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$10
      Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $12
      85 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$12
      Cheesecake Factory
      $7/hr
      Range: $2 - $18
      74 salaries
      $7/hr
      $2$18
      IHOP
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $11
      71 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$11
      Outback Steakhouse
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $20
      66 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$20

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      Cracker Barrel
      $3/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      54 salaries
      $3/hr
      $2$10
      Darden
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $15
      40 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$15
      Red Lobster
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      39 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Red Robin
      $6/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      37 salaries
      $6/hr
      $2$10
      Hyatt
      $30,483/yr
      Range: $28K - $33K
      36 salaries
      $30,483/yr
      $28K$33K
      Texas Roadhouse
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      35 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$10
      Hilton
      $21,539/yr
      Range: $20K - $24K
      35 salaries
      $21,539/yr
      $20K$24K
      T.G.I. Friday's
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $8
      32 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$8
      Denny's
      $6/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      31 salaries
      $6/hr
      $2$10
      BJ's Restaurants
      $7/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      29 salaries
      $7/hr
      $2$10
      California Pizza Kitchen
      $7/hr
      Range: $2 - $11
      26 salaries
      $7/hr
      $2$11
      Steak n Shake
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $8
      23 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$8
      Cheesecake Factory
      $28,038/yr
      Range: $10K - $42K
      21 salaries
      $28,038/yr
      $10K$42K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $30,000
      per year
      A Food Server in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $30,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $32,000
      per year
      A Food Server in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $32,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Cincinnati, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $32,512
      per year
      A Food Server in the Naples, FL Area area reported making $32,512 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Naples, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $3,000
      monthly
      A Food Server in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $3,000 per month
      Additional Pay
      $144k tips/gratuities
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Part-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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