Host Salaries

6,776 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$21,582 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,450
Range$311 - $10,167

How much does a Host make?

The national average salary for a Host is $21,582 in United States. Filter by location to see Host salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,776 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Host employees.

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Red Lobster

$20,484/yr

Range: $19K - $24K

275 salaries

$20,484/yr
$19K$24K

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Cracker Barrel

$18,578/yr

Range: $5K - $21K

249 salaries

$18,578/yr
$5K$21K

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Applebee's

$18,608/yr

Range: $17K - $21K

146 salaries

$18,608/yr
$17K$21K

Host - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $13

135 salaries

$10/hr
$8$13

Host

TGI Fridays

$19,434/yr

Range: $18K - $22K

108 salaries

$19,434/yr
$18K$22K

Host

Bob Evans Restaurants

$19,337/yr

Range: $18K - $20K

101 salaries

$19,337/yr
$18K$20K

Host - Hourly

Applebee's

$7/hr

Range: $2 - $12

100 salaries

$7/hr
$2$12

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Host - Hourly

Red Lobster

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $13

91 salaries

$10/hr
$8$13

Host

O'Charley's

$17,543/yr

Range: $17K - $20K

84 salaries

$17,543/yr
$17K$20K

Host - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $12

75 salaries

$10/hr
$8$12

Host

Red Robin

$19,728/yr

Range: $19K - $23K

65 salaries

$19,728/yr
$19K$23K

Host - Hourly

Red Robin

$10/hr

Range: $7 - $13

64 salaries

$10/hr
$7$13

Host - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $13

60 salaries

$5/hr
$2$13

Host - Hourly

Cracker Barrel

$9/hr

Range: $7 - $11

52 salaries

$9/hr
$7$11

Host - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $14

50 salaries

$10/hr
$9$14

Host

Joe's Crab Shack

$19,677/yr

Range: $19K - $22K

49 salaries

$19,677/yr
$19K$22K

Host

On The Border

$19,710/yr

Range: $18K - $22K

44 salaries

$19,710/yr
$18K$22K

Host

Bar Louie

$20,291/yr

Range: $20K - $22K

43 salaries

$20,291/yr
$20K$22K

Host

Chili's Grill and Bar

$19,856/yr

Range: $18K - $21K

42 salaries

$19,856/yr
$18K$21K

Host

Zoës Kitchen

$19,893/yr

Range: $19K - $22K

40 salaries

$19,893/yr
$19K$22K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$12
hourly
A Host/Takeout in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Gallery Host in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Denver, CO Area area
Temporary
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$12
hourly
A Host in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$34
hourly
A Personal Host in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$9
hourly
A Host in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $9 per hour
Additional Pay
$6k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Hostess in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
San Diego, CA Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Host/Hostess in the Akron, OH Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
Akron, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$10
hourly
A Birthday Party Host in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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