Fast Food Employee salary in California

Average salary
$22,500/yr
Based on 2,379 income tax records
$16,000
$38,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
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$22K
 
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$26K
 
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$22K
$16,000
$38,500
How much do Fast Food Employees make?
The average total salary for a Fast Food Employee is $22,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,379 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Fast Food Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Fast Food Employee salary can vary between $16,000 to $38,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Fast Food Employee salary by location

Fast Food Employee salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chipotle Mexican Grill, California
63 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$15K – $36K
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Panda Restaurant Group, California
41 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$16K – $35K
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Jack In The Box, California
21 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$16K – $34K
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Cotti Foods, California
11 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$16K – $31K
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J A Sutherland, California
10 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$18K – $31K
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In-N-Out, California
289 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$16K – $40K
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Prb Management, California
14 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$16K – $27K
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Raising Cane’s Restaurants, California
30 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $37K
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Del Taco, California
38 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $30K
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Panera, California
22 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$17K – $28K
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Starbucks, California
26 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $29K
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Bakers Burgers, California
10 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$18K – $26K
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Pacific Bells, California
19 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $28K
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Alia, California
12 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $30K
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Engen Ventures, California
11 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$16K – $28K

Fast Food Employee demographics in California

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96% are single
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4% are married
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11% have kids
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6% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Fast Food Employees in California

2,379 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a fast food employee in California is $22,500 per year. Fast food employee salaries in California can vary between $16,000 to $38,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,379 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as fast food employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for fast food employees in California: Chipotle Mexican Grill ($24,500 a year), Panda Restaurant Group ($24,000 a year), and Jack In The Box ($24,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for fast food employees in California: Oceanside, CA ($27,000 a year), Moreno Valley, CA ($26,500 a year), and Redding, CA ($26,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.