Server Salaries

18,612 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$21,689 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$19,769
Range$2,613 - $50,217

How much does a Server make?

The national average salary for a Server is $21,689 in United States. Filter by location to see Server salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 18,612 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Server employees.

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Server - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $337

457 salaries

$5/hr
$2$337

Server

Pizza Hut

$21,740/yr

Range: $14K - $27K

400 salaries

$21,740/yr
$14K$27K

Server - Hourly

Red Lobster

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $183

289 salaries

$4/hr
$2$183

Server - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $25

280 salaries

$4/hr
$2$25

Server - Hourly

Texas Roadhouse

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $229

276 salaries

$3/hr
$2$229

Server - Hourly

Applebee's

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $19

269 salaries

$4/hr
$2$19

Server - Hourly

Cracker Barrel

$3/hr

Range: $1 - $20

266 salaries

$3/hr
$1$20

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Server - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$4/hr

Range: $1 - $29

241 salaries

$4/hr
$1$29

Server - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $20

230 salaries

$3/hr
$2$20

Server

Red Lobster

$21,208/yr

Range: $17K - $238K

229 salaries

$21,208/yr
$17K$238K

Server - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $20

224 salaries

$3/hr
$2$20

Server

Cracker Barrel

$21,373/yr

Range: $5K - $36K

215 salaries

$21,373/yr
$5K$36K

Server - Hourly

Red Robin

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $21

184 salaries

$5/hr
$2$21

Server - Hourly

The Cheesecake Factory

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $21

174 salaries

$6/hr
$2$21

Server

Darden

$22,894/yr

Range: $2K - $47K

162 salaries

$22,894/yr
$2K$47K

Server - Hourly

Ruby Tuesday

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $13

148 salaries

$3/hr
$2$13

Server - Hourly

Darden

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $22

147 salaries

$4/hr
$2$22

Server - Hourly

The Cheesecake Factory

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $22

143 salaries

$4/hr
$2$22

Server - Hourly

Red Lobster

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $21

135 salaries

$4/hr
$2$21

Server

Applebee's

$22,652/yr

Range: $20K - $38K

128 salaries

$22,652/yr
$20K$38K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$1,200
monthly
A Server in the Florence, SC Area area reported making $1,200 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Florence, SC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$1,000
monthly
A Server in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $1,000 per month
Additional Pay
$144k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$15,080
per year
A Food Server in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $15,080 per year
Additional Pay
$45k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
 
Full-time
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$30,000
per year
A Server in the Colorado Springs, CO Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Additional Pay
$288k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Colorado Springs, CO Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Franchise
$45,000
per year
A Server in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Server in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Additional Pay
$288k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Food Server in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
 
Full-time
201 to 500 employees
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