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 $66,744 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 TitleSenior Baker/Pastry Chef Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,790  
51.44%
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
Chef Boulanger
Head Pastry Chef
Job TitleServer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$18,265  
14.07%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Serves food and beverages to the customers promptly and follows the standards set by the facility. Explains menu item and terms and provides suggestions to customers when asked. May require a high sch More

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Waitperson
Waitress
Server - Casino
Waiter
Wait Staff
Job TitleServer - Casino Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$18,290  
14.09%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Serves food and beverages to the customers promptly and follows the standards set by the facility. Explains menu item and terms and provides suggestions to customers when asked. May require a high sch More

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Server
Waitperson
Waitress
Waiter
Wait Staff
Job TitleServer - Institution Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$27,900  
21.49%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for taking and delivering food and beverage orders to diners in an institutional setting. Ensures correct and prompt delivery of food. May also be responsible for dish cleaning and sorting More

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Food Server - Institution
Wait Staff- Institution
Waiter - Institution
Waitress - Institution
Job TitleService and Wait Staff Manager Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$71,170  
54.81%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Oversees the daily operations of the organization's food service function. Monitors inventory levels and purchases food, kitchen equipment, and other supplies as needed. Provides related training and More

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Food Services Manager
Manager of Food Service Operations
Job TitleShort Order Cook Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$21,000  
16.17%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Prepares food for service in a fast-food or short-order setting following pre-set guidelines. Measures, mixes, and seasons menu items according to the facility's standards. May require a high school d More

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Fast Food Cook
Fast Food/Line Cook
Job TitleSommelier Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$57,335  
44.16%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages the daily activities necessary for maintenance and promotion of the organization's wine collection. Identifies and purchases wines for the organization. Monitors the conditions of the wine cel More

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Head Sommelier
Wine Steward
Job TitleSous Baker/Pastry Chef Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$43,690  
33.65%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists the Executive Pastry Chef in the daily activities of the kitchen, including menu development, inventory and purchasing of supplies, and cost control. Responsible for the production and present More

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Assistant Pastry Chef
Pastry Sous Chef
Pastry and Baking Assistant Chef
Job TitleSous Chef Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$46,307  
35.67%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists the Executive Chef in the daily operations of the kitchen, including menu development, inventory and purchasing of supplies, and cost control. Oversees the activities of the kitchen staff and More

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Assistant Chef
Kitchen Manager/Chef
Job TitleWait Staff Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$18,300  
14.09%
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Serves food and beverages to the customers promptly and follows the standards set by the facility. Explains menu item and terms and provides suggestions to customers when asked. May require a high sch More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Server
Waitperson
Waitress
Server - Casino
Waiter

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