Waiter Salaries

273 SalariesUpdated Jun 20, 2021

Average Base Pay
$34,006 / yr
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How much does a Waiter make?

The national average salary for a Waiter is $34,006 in United States. Filter by location to see Waiter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 273 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Waiter employees.

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Waiter

Barnes & Noble

$28,500/yr

Range: $24K - $32K

228 salaries

$28,500/yr
$24K$32K

Waiter

Hilton

$40,750/yr

Range: $26K - $45K

44 salaries

$40,750/yr
$26K$45K

Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$9/hr

Range: $2 - $16

43 salaries

$9/hr
$2$16

Waiter - Hourly

Applebee's

$11/hr

Range: $2 - $34

41 salaries

$11/hr
$2$34

Waiter

Aramark

$28,183/yr

Range: $26K - $31K

29 salaries

$28,183/yr
$26K$31K

Waiter

Marriott International

$27,692/yr

Range: $26K - $38K

28 salaries

$27,692/yr
$26K$38K

Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $12

25 salaries

$5/hr
$2$12

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Waiter

Hyatt

$27,632/yr

Range: $26K - $30K

25 salaries

$27,632/yr
$26K$30K

Waiter - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$10/hr

Range: $3 - $20

23 salaries

$10/hr
$3$20

Waiter

IHOP

$22,653/yr

Range: $5K - $46K

23 salaries

$22,653/yr
$5K$46K

Waiter - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $9

22 salaries

$6/hr
$2$9

Waiter - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $13

21 salaries

$6/hr
$2$13

Waiter

Cotton Patch Cafe

$19,848/yr

Range: $19K - $22K

20 salaries

$19,848/yr
$19K$22K

Waiter - Hourly

IHOP

$7/hr

Range: $0 - $14

20 salaries

$7/hr
$0$14

Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$8/hr

Range: $2 - $20

18 salaries

$8/hr
$2$20

Waiter - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$8/hr

Range: $2 - $14

18 salaries

$8/hr
$2$14

Waiter - Monthly Contractor

Royal Caribbean Group

$1,384/mo

Range: $1K - $6K

17 salaries

$1,384/mo
$1K$6K

Waiter - Hourly

Darden

$9/hr

Range: $3 - $20

17 salaries

$9/hr
$3$20

Waiter - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $15

16 salaries

$4/hr
$2$15

Waiter - Hourly

Red Lobster

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $21

16 salaries

$6/hr
$2$21

Recent Salary Reports

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

$11
hourly
A Server reported making $11 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$12
hourly
A Food Server reported making $12 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$27
hourly
An Expeditor reported making $27 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$26
hourly
A Server/Waiter reported making $26 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$26,279
per year
A Server/Waiter reported making $26,279 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment