Server/Waiter Salaries

18,612 SalariesUpdated Aug 9, 2020

Average Base Pay
$21,689 / yr
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How much does a Server/Waiter make?

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

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Server/Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $17

162 salaries

$4/hr
$2$17

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $15

104 salaries

$4/hr
$2$15

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $21

103 salaries

$4/hr
$2$21

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $20

99 salaries

$3/hr
$2$20

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $21

96 salaries

$5/hr
$2$21

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Texas Roadhouse

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $12

90 salaries

$3/hr
$2$12

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Cracker Barrel

$2/hr

Range: $2 - $17

85 salaries

$2/hr
$2$17

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Server/Waiter - Hourly

The Cheesecake Factory

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $21

76 salaries

$4/hr
$2$21

Server/Waiter - Hourly

The Cheesecake Factory

$8/hr

Range: $2 - $15

76 salaries

$8/hr
$2$15

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $12

71 salaries

$4/hr
$2$12

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Red Robin

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $16

71 salaries

$6/hr
$2$16

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $21

71 salaries

$4/hr
$2$21

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $23

62 salaries

$3/hr
$2$23

Server/Waiter - Hourly

IHOP

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $17

52 salaries

$3/hr
$2$17

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $23

51 salaries

$3/hr
$2$23

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $221

44 salaries

$4/hr
$2$221

Server/Waiter - Hourly

IHOP

$2/hr

Range: $2 - $10

44 salaries

$2/hr
$2$10

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $21

43 salaries

$4/hr
$2$21

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $16

42 salaries

$3/hr
$2$16

Server/Waiter - Hourly

Dave & Buster's

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $14

41 salaries

$4/hr
$2$14
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$32,000
per year
A Server in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Additional Pay
$86k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$32,000
per year
A Server in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $32,000 per year
Additional Pay
$22k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Server in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Fresno, CA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Additional Pay
$230k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Fresno, CA Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Server in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Additional Pay
$31k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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