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Waitress 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 Waitress make?

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

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Waitress - Hourly

Waffle House

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $9

41 salaries

$3/hr
$2$9

Waitress - Hourly

Applebee's

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $13

34 salaries

$4/hr
$2$13

Waitress - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $17

28 salaries

$3/hr
$2$17

Waitress - Hourly

Cracker Barrel

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $9

28 salaries

$3/hr
$2$9

Waitress - Hourly

Bob Evans Restaurants

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $9

25 salaries

$4/hr
$2$9

Waitress - Hourly

Outback Steakhouse

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $10

25 salaries

$3/hr
$2$10

Waitress - Hourly

IHOP

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $8

25 salaries

$4/hr
$2$8

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Waitress - Hourly

Red Robin

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $22

23 salaries

$5/hr
$2$22

Waitress - Hourly

Hooters

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $16

23 salaries

$5/hr
$2$16

Waitress - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $11

21 salaries

$5/hr
$2$11

Waitress - Hourly

Pizza Hut

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $9

20 salaries

$3/hr
$2$9

Waitress - Hourly

Steak n Shake

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $9

19 salaries

$4/hr
$2$9

Waitress - Hourly

Denny's

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $13

19 salaries

$3/hr
$2$13

Waitress - Hourly

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $16

17 salaries

$5/hr
$2$16

Waitress - Hourly

Waffle House

$3/hr

Range: $0 - $9

17 salaries

$3/hr
$0$9

Waitress - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $11

16 salaries

$3/hr
$2$11

Waitress - Hourly

Ruby Tuesday

$2/hr

Range: $2 - $5

15 salaries

$2/hr
$2$5

Waitress - Hourly

Chili's Grill and Bar

$4/hr

Range: $2 - $12

15 salaries

$4/hr
$2$12

Waitress - Hourly

Hooters

$3/hr

Range: $2 - $11

14 salaries

$3/hr
$2$11

Waitress - Hourly

Applebee's

$2/hr

Range: $2 - $9

14 salaries

$2/hr
$2$9
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Recent Salary Reports

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$12
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Additional Pay
$288k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Server in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$20,000
per year
A Server in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $20,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$12
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Server in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Server in the Spokane, WA Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Spokane, WA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Franchise
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