Restaurant Worker salary in the United States

Average salary
$23,000/yr
Based on 16,103 income tax records
$15,500
$48,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$21K
 
$24K
 
$24K
 
$24K
 
$23K
$15,500
$48,500
How much do Restaurant Workers make?
The average total salary for a Restaurant Worker is $23,000 per year. This is based on data from 16,103 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Restaurant Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Restaurant Worker salary can vary between $15,500 to $48,500 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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Restaurant Worker salary by location

Restaurant Worker salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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In-N-Out, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$17K – $36K

Restaurant Worker demographics in United States

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91% are single
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9% are married
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15% have kids
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10% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Restaurant Workers in United States

16,103 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a restaurant worker in the United States is $23,000 per year. Restaurant worker salaries in the United States can vary between $15,500 to $48,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 16,103 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as restaurant worker.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for restaurant workers in the United States: Albany Metro Area, NY ($27,500 a year), Seattle Metro Area, WA ($27,000 a year), and Denver Metro Area, CO ($27,000 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.