The average wage for a Waiter/Waitress is C$10.14 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$11,987 - C$48,160
C$12K
C$24K
C$48K
MEDIAN: C$23,798
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50%
90%

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C$8.71 - C$12.11
C$8
C$10
C$12
MEDIAN: C$10.14
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$11,987 - C$48,160  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$18,534 - C$35,841  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$6C$12C$18
Hourly Rate
C$8.71 - C$12.11  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.65 - C$15.48  
Overtime
C$15.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$12KC$24KC$36K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$18,534 - C$35,841  
   
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 211

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Pay by Experience Level for Waiter/Waitress

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Waiter/Waitress Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Waiter/Waitress?

Waiter/Waitress in Toronto:
"I Like My Job."
Pros: My co-workers, making the customers happy and selling a great product.
Cons: The customers, the work environment can be hostile, lack or organization and respect, ignorance, and the prices of the product.

Key Stats for Waiter/Waitress

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
058
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Waiter/Waitress Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
C$25,000


Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 92%
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