Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Food Service Worker make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$47,646 / yrTotal Pay
$29,258 / yrBase Pay
$18,388 / yrAdditional Pay

$47,646

 / yr
$25K$288K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Food Service Worker is $47,646 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $29,258 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $18,388 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$47,646 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Food Service Worker?

Some related job titles are Cook Salaries with median pay of $50,148, Food Service Manager Salaries with median pay of $55,721, Food Service Supervisor Salaries with median pay of $48,593, Prep Cook Salaries with median pay of $52,328.

What are total pay estimates for a Food Service Worker at different companies?

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Aramark
3.3
Food Service Worker813 salaries14,235 open jobs

$31,261

 / yr
Sodexo
3.4
Food Service Worker352 salaries13,724 open jobs

$2,619

 / mo

$2,606

 / mo

$2,552

 / mo
TKC HOLDINGS
3.7
Food Service Worker121 salaries20 open jobs

$2,556

 / mo

$2,442

 / mo
IKEA
3.8
Food Service Worker94 salaries3,320 open jobs

$2,638

 / mo

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Taco Bell
3.4
Food Service Worker78 salaries53,799 open jobs

$2,433

 / mo

$2,688

 / mo

$2,486

 / mo

$2,650

 / mo
Target
3.6
Food Service Worker64 salaries12,227 open jobs

$2,529

 / mo
Six Flags
3.5
Food Service Worker63 salaries392 open jobs

$2,352

 / mo

$2,695

 / mo
Buc-ee's
3.2
Food Service Worker60 salaries322 open jobs

$2,894

 / mo

$2,496

 / mo

$2,647

 / mo
Subway
3.4
Food Service Worker57 salaries20,353 open jobs

$2,438

 / mo
Chick-fil-A
3.9
Food Service Worker55 salaries6,578 open jobs

$2,520

 / mo
Chipotle
3.4
Food Service Worker53 salaries5,866 open jobs

$2,567

 / mo
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Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Retail & Food Services?

Job openings are high in retail and food services as more Americans spend money at stores and restaurants. While retail and food services wages are lower than the national average, wage growth is higher. Jobs in retail and food services generally require little formal education or training, making these jobs accessible to most job seekers.

Recent food service worker Salaries

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Food Service Worker

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$8,000

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Fast Food Worker

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$314

/hr

$14 | $300

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Food Service Worker

United States of America

 | <1 year

$9

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Sandwich Maker

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

$10 | $2

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Sandwich Artist

United States of America

 | <1 year

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Food Service Worker

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$11

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Burger Flipper

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Fast Food Worker

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Sandwhich Artist

United States of America

 | <1 year

$12

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday

Food Service Worker pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Food Service Worker is $29,258 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Food Service Worker salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7876 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Food Service Worker employees.

The highest salary for a Food Service Worker in United States is $36,320 per year.

The lowest salary for a Food Service Worker in United States is $23,570 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Food Service Worker or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Food Service Worker.