Browse Average Salary Ranges for Restaurant and Food Services Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Restaurant and Food Services? There are 235 jobs in Restaurant and Food Services category. Average salaries can vary and range from $20,768 to $129,837. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from September 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleBartender's Assistant Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$20,770  
16.00%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supplies and stocks the bar. Fills-in or assists bartender as needed. May require a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the f More

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Back Bartender
Runner
Barback - Casino
Job TitleBartender/Server Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$21,390  
16.47%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Prepares cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages for customers. Has knowledge of common drinks and makes suggestions to customers. Monitors bar inventory and takes appropriate action. May require a high More

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Bartender
Bartender - Casino
Mixologist
Front of House Bartender
Job TitleCatering Manager Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$48,131  
37.07%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Plans, directs, and coordinates catered events for an establishment. Negotiates contracts, assists in the selection of menu items, schedules catering staff, arranges for facilities or equipment, and c More

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Event Catering Manager
Job TitleChef Boulanger Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,800  
51.45%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Directs and oversees the pastry and baking functions of the kitchen(s), including menu development, inventory and purchasing of supplies, and cost control. Tests and develops recipes. Monitors custome More

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Executive Pastry Chef
Head Pastry Chef
Senior Baker/Pastry Chef
Job TitleCook/Line Prep Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$24,800  
19.10%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Follows a menu to prepare and cook meats, fish, poultry, gravies, cereals, soups, vegetables and other food according to proper preparation methods. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent More

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Line Cook
Line Cook/Prep Cook
Job TitleCulinary Services Director Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$95,500  
73.55%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Directs and oversees all aspects of the organization's food and beverage planning and service, with duties to include menu planning and costs, preparation and presentation of food and drinks, and adhe More

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Food & Beverage Director
Job TitleCulinary Services Manager Experience5 + EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$73,500  
56.61%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages the daily activities of the organization's food and beverage function. Oversees food and beverage inventory and budget control. Assists the Food and Beverage Director in menu planning, prepara More

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Food & Beverage Manager
Job TitleDishwasher Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$23,864  
18.38%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Cleans the cooking areas, utensils, and equipment in the kitchen as necessary. Washes and sorts flatware, serving dishes, china, and glasses. Operates dishwashing machine. May require a high school di More

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Restaurant Dishwasher
Dishwashing/Kitchen Cleaner
Job TitleDishwashing/Kitchen Cleaner Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$23,900  
18.41%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Cleans the cooking areas, utensils, and equipment in the kitchen as necessary. Washes and sorts flatware, serving dishes, china, and glasses. Operates dishwashing machine. May require a high school di More

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Dishwasher
Restaurant Dishwasher
Job TitleEvent Catering Manager Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$48,200  
37.12%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Plans, directs, and coordinates catered events for an establishment. Negotiates contracts, assists in the selection of menu items, schedules catering staff, arranges for facilities or equipment, and c More

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Catering Manager

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