Waiter Salaries in New York City, NY Area

1,588 SalariesUpdated Jan 21, 2021

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 Waiter make in New York City, NY?

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

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Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $12

5 salaries

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$6/hr
$2$12

Waiter - Hourly

Pizza Hut

$11/hr

Range: $4 - $15

4 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$11/hr
$4$15

Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $11

4 salaries

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$6/hr
$2$11

Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$7/hr

Range: $2 - $16

3 salaries

See 39 salaries from all locations

$7/hr
$2$16

Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$8/hr

Range: $6 - $14

3 salaries

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$8/hr
$6$14

Waiter

Chili's Grill and Bar

$15,056/yr

Range: $9K - $30K

3 salaries

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$15,056/yr
$9K$30K

Waiter - Hourly

Ruby Tuesday

$7/hr

Range: $2 - $10

3 salaries

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$7/hr
$2$10

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Waiter - Hourly

Cracker Barrel

About
$2 - $3hourly

2 salaries

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About
$2 - $3hourly
$2$3

Waiter - Hourly

Columbia University

About
$15 - $22hourly

2 salaries

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About
$15 - $22hourly
$15$22

Waiter - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

About
$2 - $2hourly

2 salaries

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About
$2 - $2hourly
$2$2

Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

About
$2 - $6hourly

2 salaries

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About
$2 - $6hourly
$2$6

Waiter - Hourly

Rutgers University

About
$9 - $10hourly

2 salaries

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About
$9 - $10hourly
$9$10

Waiter - Hourly

TGI Fridays

About
$2 - $15hourly

2 salaries

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About
$2 - $15hourly
$2$15

Waiter - Hourly

Ruby Tuesday

About
$6 - $16hourly

2 salaries

See 16 salaries from all locations

About
$6 - $16hourly
$6$16

Waiter - Monthly Contractor

Royal Caribbean Group

About
$1K - $2K

2 salaries

See 14 salaries from all locations

About
$1K - $2K
$1K$2K

Waiter - Hourly

Friendly's Ice Cream

About
$2 - $9hourly

2 salaries

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About
$2 - $9hourly
$2$9

Waiter - Monthly

Viking Cruises

About
$982 - $2K

2 salaries

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About
$982 - $2K
$982$2K

Waiter

Union Square Hospitality Group

About
$32K - $70K

2 salaries

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About
$32K - $70K
$32K$70K

Waiter - Hourly

Cedar Crest Village

About
$9 - $10hourly

2 salaries

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About
$9 - $10hourly
$9$10

Waiter - Hourly

GS Caltex

About
$12 - $16hourly

2 salaries

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About
$12 - $16hourly
$12$16
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$40,353
per year
A Server reported making $40,353 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
$1 profit sharing
$1 commissions
$1 tips/gratuities
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Part-time
10000+ employees
Company - Public
 
$15
hourly
A Waiter reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$13
hourly
A Server/Busboy/Cashier/Food Prep reported making $13 per hour
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Full-time
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Private
$51,603
per year
A Waiter reported making $51,603 per year
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Part-time
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Private
$20,641
per year
A Server/Waiter reported making $20,641 per year
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5-7 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Server/Waitress reported making $10 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Food Server reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public