How much does a Restaurant Manager make?

Updated Sep 27, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$50,250 /yr
Average Base Pay

9,005 salaries

$37K

Low

$50K

Average

$68K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Restaurant Manager is $50,250 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Restaurant Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 9005 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Restaurant Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Restaurant Manager$50,250 /yr
L3
Restaurant Manager Supervisor$35,638 /yr
Career Path

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$42,804

per year

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$59,317

per year

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$64,078

per year

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$42,903

per year

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Pizza Hut
3.4

Pizza Hut

Restaurant Manager

$42,755

 /yr
Range: $20K - $64K
783 salaries
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$20K

$64K

$19,696 - $63,891 Range

Taco Bell
3.4

Taco Bell

Restaurant Manager

$51,608

 /yr
Range: $21K - $91K

$21K

$91K

$20,681 - $90,869 Range

Applebee's
3.5

Applebee's

Restaurant Manager

$54,800

 /yr
Range: $25K - $70K

$25K

$70K

$25,054 - $69,818 Range

KFC
3.5

KFC

Restaurant Manager

$45,204

 /yr
Range: $25K - $71K

$25K

$71K

$24,913 - $71,293 Range

Darden
3.9

Darden

Restaurant Manager

$56,768

 /yr
Range: $38K - $82K

$38K

$82K

$37,692 - $82,445 Range

LongHorn Steakhouse
3.8

LongHorn Steakhouse

Restaurant Manager

$54,268

 /yr
Range: $46K - $68K

$46K

$68K

$45,755 - $68,016 Range

Red Lobster
3.6

Red Lobster

Restaurant Manager

$55,062

 /yr
Range: $33K - $75K

$33K

$75K

$32,824 - $75,238 Range

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Panda Restaurant Group
3.6

Panda Restaurant Group

Restaurant Manager

$49,480

 /yr
Range: $20K - $80K

$20K

$80K

$20,111 - $80,444 Range

Chili's Grill and Bar
3.4

Chili's Grill and Bar

Restaurant Manager

$56,590

 /yr
Range: $15K - $75K

$15K

$75K

$14,613 - $75,027 Range

Denny's
3.4

Denny's

Restaurant Manager

$43,941

 /yr
Range: $16K - $64K

$16K

$64K

$15,961 - $64,415 Range

Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Restaurant Manager

$50,124

 /yr
Range: $34K - $73K

$34K

$73K

$33,597 - $72,899 Range

Panda Express
3.6

Panda Express

Restaurant Manager

$50,156

 /yr
Range: $35K - $85K

$35K

$85K

$34,618 - $85,042 Range

Pilot Flying J
3.5

Pilot Flying J

Restaurant Manager

$44,737

 /yr
Range: $23K - $59K

$23K

$59K

$22,549 - $58,532 Range

Burger King
3.3

Burger King

Restaurant Manager

$41,257

 /yr
Range: $19K - $96K

$19K

$96K

$19,432 - $96,051 Range

Outback Steakhouse
3.6

Outback Steakhouse

Restaurant Manager

$50,141

 /yr
Range: $37K - $73K

$37K

$73K

$37,101 - $72,937 Range

Red Robin
3.4

Red Robin

Restaurant Manager

$56,089

 /yr
Range: $20K - $69K

$20K

$69K

$20,111 - $68,527 Range

Panera Bread
3.3

Panera Bread

Restaurant Manager

$49,168

 /yr
Range: $32K - $60K

$32K

$60K

$32,454 - $60,147 Range

TGI Fridays
3.4

TGI Fridays

Restaurant Manager

$55,474

 /yr
Range: $22K - $69K

$22K

$69K

$22,490 - $68,971 Range

Cook Out
3.5

Cook Out

Restaurant Manager

$63,845

 /yr
Range: $43K - $64K

$43K

$64K

$42,816 - $63,845 Range

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
3.7

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

Restaurant Manager

$56,535

 /yr
Range: $27K - $73K

$27K

$73K

$27,000 - $72,509 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Restaurant Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Restaurant Manager is $50,250 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Restaurant Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 9005 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Restaurant Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Restaurant Manager in United States is $68,275 per year.

The lowest salary for a Restaurant Manager in United States is $36,984 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$14
hourly
A Restaurant Manager in the Albany, GA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Albany, GA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$58,000
per year
A Restaurant Manager in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Restaurant Manager in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$56,000
per year
A Restaurant Manager in the Hilton Head Island, SC Area area reported making $56,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hilton Head Island, SC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$42,000
per year
A Front of House Manager in the Chambersburg, PA Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chambersburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Restaurant Manager in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Restaurant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private