Food Server Salaries in New York City, NY Area

1,588 SalariesUpdated Dec 24, 2020

Average Base Pay
$22,652 / yr
4% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$20,898
Range$2,686 - $51,240

How much does a Food Server make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Food Server is $22,652 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1,588 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Food Server employees in New York City, NY.

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Food Service$33K
Waiter$23K

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Food Server - Hourly

Applebee's

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $17

10 salaries

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$6/hr
$2$17

Food Server - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $12

10 salaries

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$4/hr
$2$12

Food Server - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $22

7 salaries

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$5/hr
$2$22

Food Server - Hourly

Applebee's

$7/hr

Range: $3 - $12

6 salaries

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$7/hr
$3$12

Food Server - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $22

5 salaries

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$6/hr
$2$22

Food Server - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $19

5 salaries

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$6/hr
$2$19

Food Server - Monthly

The Cheesecake Factory

$2,308/mo

Range: $971 - $3K

5 salaries

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$2,308/mo
$971$3K

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Food Server - Hourly

Stony Brook University

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $13

5 salaries

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$11/hr
$10$13

Food Server - Hourly

McDonald's

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $16

4 salaries

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$11/hr
$9$16

Food Server - Hourly

Red Lobster

$5/hr

Range: $3 - $9

4 salaries

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$5/hr
$3$9

Food Server - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $9

4 salaries

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$4/hr
$2$9

Food Server - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $16

4 salaries

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$6/hr
$2$16

Food Server - Hourly

OTG Management

$11/hr

Range: $6 - $22

4 salaries

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$11/hr
$6$22

Food Server - Hourly

Le Pain Quotidien

$7/hr

Range: $4 - $10

4 salaries

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$7/hr
$4$10

Food Server - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $7

3 salaries

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$3/hr
$2$7

Food Server - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$2/hr

Range: $2 - $6

3 salaries

See 188 salaries from all locations

$2/hr
$2$6

Food Server - Hourly

The Cheesecake Factory

$6/hr

Range: $5 - $10

3 salaries

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$6/hr
$5$10

Food Server - Hourly

McDonald's

About
$8 - $13hourly

2 salaries

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About
$8 - $13hourly
$8$13

Food Server - Hourly

Marriott International

About
$10 - $18hourly

2 salaries

See 37 salaries from all locations

About
$10 - $18hourly
$10$18

Food Server - Hourly

Aramark

About
$8 - $10hourly

2 salaries

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About
$8 - $10hourly
$8$10
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$13
hourly
A Waitress reported making $13 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Server reported making $50,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Franchise
$14
hourly
A Server reported making $14 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Server/Waiter reported making $11 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Food Server reported making $19 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
$15
hourly
A Server reported making $15 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$10
hourly
A Server/Waiter reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private