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Waitress Salaries

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4,913 SalariesUpdated Jan 18, 2018
Average Base Pay
$16,569/yr
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$6K
Low
$17K
Average
$32K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,660
Range$1,578 - $36,133
How much does a Waitress make?

The national average salary for a Waitress is $16,569 in United States. Filter by location to see Waitress salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,913 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Waitress employees.

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      Waffle House
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      44 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Applebee's
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $12
      40 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$12
      Chili's Grill and Bar
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      34 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Red Robin
      $6/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      28 salaries
      $6/hr
      $2$10
      Outback Steakhouse
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      27 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Bob Evans
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $4
      27 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$4
      Pizza Hut
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $11
      25 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$11

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      Steak n Shake
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $8
      25 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$8
      IHOP
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      25 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Ruby Tuesday
      $3/hr
      Range: $2 - $7
      24 salaries
      $3/hr
      $2$7
      Cracker Barrel
      $3/hr
      Range: $2 - $3
      21 salaries
      $3/hr
      $2$3
      Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $15
      20 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$15
      Buffalo Wild Wings
      $6/hr
      Range: $2 - $12
      19 salaries
      $6/hr
      $2$12
      Denny's
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $12
      19 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$12
      T.G.I. Friday's
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      19 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Cheesecake Factory
      $6/hr
      Range: $2 - $14
      18 salaries
      $6/hr
      $2$14
      Hooters
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      17 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Texas Roadhouse
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $9
      15 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$9
      Red Lobster
      $5/hr
      Range: $2 - $10
      15 salaries
      $5/hr
      $2$10
      Friendly's Ice Cream
      $4/hr
      Range: $2 - $7
      13 salaries
      $4/hr
      $2$7

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $5
      hourly
      A Server/Waiter in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $5 per hour
      Additional Pay
      $173k tips/gratuities
      Job Highlights
      New York City, NY Area area
      Part-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $12
      hourly
      A Server/Waiter in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $12 per hour
      Additional Pay
      $43k tips/gratuities
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
       
      Full-time
      1001 to 5000 employees
      $8
      hourly
      A Server/Waiter in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $8 per hour
      Additional Pay
      $75 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Part-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $4
      hourly
      A Server/Waiter in the Fort Madison, IA Area area reported making $4 per hour
      Additional Pay
      $288k tips/gratuities
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Fort Madison, IA Area area
       
      Full-time
      1 to 50 employees
      $15
      hourly
      A Server/Waiter in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Additional Pay
      $173k tips/gratuities
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Public
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