Waiter 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 Waiter make?

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

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Waiter

Barnes & Noble

$27,140/yr

Range: $22K - $31K

228 salaries

$27,140/yr
$22K$31K

Waiter

Hilton

$38,858/yr

Range: $31K - $42K

42 salaries

$38,858/yr
$31K$42K

Waiter

Aramark

$26,838/yr

Range: $25K - $29K

29 salaries

$26,838/yr
$25K$29K

Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $10

26 salaries

$4/hr
$2$10

Waiter

Marriott International

$26,363/yr

Range: $25K - $30K

25 salaries

$26,363/yr
$25K$30K

Waiter

Hyatt

$26,313/yr

Range: $24K - $29K

25 salaries

$26,313/yr
$24K$29K

Waiter

Cotton Patch Cafe

$18,901/yr

Range: $18K - $21K

20 salaries

$18,901/yr
$18K$21K

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Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $14

17 salaries

$4/hr
$2$14

Waiter

Applebee's

$22,024/yr

Range: $21K - $69K

17 salaries

$22,024/yr
$21K$69K

Waiter - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $9

17 salaries

$5/hr
$2$9

Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$8/hr

Range: $2 - $221

16 salaries

$8/hr
$2$221

Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $15

15 salaries

$5/hr
$2$15

Waiter - Hourly

IHOP

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $11

15 salaries

$4/hr
$2$11

Waiter - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$6/hr

Range: $3 - $11

15 salaries

$6/hr
$3$11

Waiter

Omni Hotels

$25,007/yr

Range: $24K - $26K

14 salaries

$25,007/yr
$24K$26K

Waiter - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $12

13 salaries

$4/hr
$2$12

Waiter - Hourly

Darden

$7/hr

Range: $2 - $11

12 salaries

$7/hr
$2$11

Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$8/hr

Range: $2 - $14

12 salaries

$8/hr
$2$14

Waiter

Doubletree By Hilton

$23,176/yr

Range: $22K - $25K

11 salaries

$23,176/yr
$22K$25K

Waiter

IHOP

$21,758/yr

Range: $21K - $22K

11 salaries

$21,758/yr
$21K$22K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$50,000
per year
A Server/Waiter in the Edwards, CO Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Edwards, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Server in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$12,000
per year
A Server/Waiter in the Columbia, MO Area area reported making $12,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Columbia, MO Area area
 
Part-time
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$50,000
per year
A Server/Waiter in the Cape Coral, FL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cape Coral, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$7
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $7 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$7
hourly
A Server in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $7 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public