Restaurant Server salary in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$26,500/yr
Based on 6,450 income tax records
$16,000
$53,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$53,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Restaurant Servers make?
The average total salary for a Restaurant Server is $26,500 per year. This is based on data from 6,450 TurboTax users who reported their job as Restaurant Server and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Restaurant Server salary can vary between $16,000 to $53,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Restaurant Server salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Santa Monica, CA
65 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$23K – $44K
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La Mesa, CA
78 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$22K – $34K
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Valley Village, CA
53 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$26K – $39K
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Santa Barbara, CA
171 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$22K – $39K
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Sherman Oaks, CA
70 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$20K – $38K
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Los Angeles, CA
1,444 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $37K
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Cathedral City, CA
57 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $37K
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Tustin, CA
51 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $35K
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Carlsbad, CA
105 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $37K
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Orange, CA
81 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $38K
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Indio, CA
72 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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El Cajon, CA
112 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $35K
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Laguna Niguel, CA
68 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Inglewood, CA
50 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $35K
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San Diego, CA
1,367 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$21K – $35K
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Santa Ana, CA
109 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $34K
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Van Nuys, CA
122 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $32K
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Garden Grove, CA
80 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $33K
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Glendale, CA
85 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $36K
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Escondido, CA
142 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $36K
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Palm Springs, CA
57 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $38K
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Lake Forest, CA
53 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $36K
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San Luis Obispo, CA
74 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Spring Valley, CA
55 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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Camarillo, CA
52 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $33K
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Huntington Beach, CA
165 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$20K – $35K
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Murrieta, CA
122 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $33K
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Ventura, CA
155 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $35K
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Costa Mesa, CA
115 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $37K
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Palm Desert, CA
75 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Burbank, CA
72 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$20K – $33K
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Thousand Oaks, CA
51 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$20K – $32K
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Irvine, CA
105 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $32K
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Simi Valley, CA
103 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$20K – $32K
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Lake Elsinore, CA
53 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $35K
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Oceanside, CA
199 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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Long Beach, CA
342 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $32K
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North Hollywood, CA
179 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $35K
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Anaheim, CA
166 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Santa Maria, CA
79 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Chula Vista, CA
148 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $31K
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Rancho Cucamonga, CA
100 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Temecula, CA
99 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $33K
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Palmdale, CA
54 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$19K – $30K
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Whittier, CA
65 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $29K
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Torrance, CA
107 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$18K – $30K
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Vista, CA
107 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Riverside, CA
147 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $28K
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Corona, CA
113 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $30K
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Bakersfield, CA
291 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $30K

Restaurant Server salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Hillstone Restaurant Group, Orange County, CA
32 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$36K – $55K
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Irvine Management, Orange County, CA
14 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $41K
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Dh Long Point Management, Los Angeles County, CA
11 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$25K – $38K
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Montage Hotels Resorts, Orange County, CA
12 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$30K – $39K
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True Food Kitchen, Los Angeles County, CA
22 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$24K – $41K
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TriNet, Los Angeles County, CA
16 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $44K
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Sushi Nozawa, Los Angeles County, CA
17 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$28K – $36K
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Din Tai Fung Glendale Restaura, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$27K – $43K
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Keystone Paying Agent, Los Angeles County, CA
52 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$24K – $38K
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Outback Steakhouse, Los Angeles County, CA
14 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$22K – $35K
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Marriott International, Orange County, CA
39 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$22K – $46K
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Dave & Buster's, Los Angeles County, CA
18 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$24K – $30K
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Kings Seafood Company, Los Angeles County, CA
27 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $35K
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Landry's Seafood House, Orange County, CA
27 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $32K
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The Cheesecake Factory, Orange County, CA
109 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $33K
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California Pizza Kitchen, Orange County, CA
59 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$24K – $30K
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Islands Restaurants, Orange County, CA
68 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Brinker International, Los Angeles County, CA
68 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Red Robin International, Los Angeles County, CA
35 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Orange County, CA
27 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $32K
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GMRI, Los Angeles County, CA
168 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Hofs Hut Restaurants, Los Angeles County, CA
44 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Grill Concepts Services, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$18K – $28K
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BJ's Restaurants, Los Angeles County, CA
100 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $30K
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Cerca Trova Steakhouse, Los Angeles County, CA
40 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $27K
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Buffalo Wild Wings, Los Angeles County, CA
24 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$18K – $28K
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Lazy Dog Restaurants, Los Angeles County, CA
28 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Compass Group, Los Angeles County, CA
13 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Red Lobster Hospitality, Los Angeles County, CA
17 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $25K
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Apple American Group, Los Angeles County, CA
17 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $29K

Restaurant Server demographics in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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93% are single
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7% are married
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11% have kids
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11% own a home

Restaurant Server salaries by age in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

$0
$7,375
$14,750
$22,125
$29,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Restaurant Servers in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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The average salary for a restaurant server in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA is $26,500 per year. Restaurant server salaries in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA can vary between $16,000 to $53,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 6,450 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as restaurant server.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for restaurant servers near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Hillstone Restaurant Group ($47,000 a year), Irvine Management ($37,000 a year), and Dh Long Point Management ($36,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for restaurant servers near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Santa Monica, CA ($31,000 a year), La Mesa, CA ($30,500 a year), and Valley Village, CA ($30,500 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.