The average wage for a Waiter/Waitress is C$9.22 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Waiter/Waitress Total Pay (?
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C$11,920 - C$35,364
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MEDIAN: C$21,226
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Waiter/Waitress Total Pay (?
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C$7.93 - C$11.26
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MEDIAN: C$9.00
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$12KC$24KC$36K
Salary
C$11,920 - C$35,364  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$505  
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$16,600 - C$32,723  
PayScale
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 277
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$8C$16C$24
Hourly Rate
C$7.93 - C$11.26  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.16 - C$12.01  
Overtime
C$1.45 - C$22.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$16KC$32KC$48K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$505  
   
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$16,600 - C$32,723  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 277
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Pay by Experience Level for Waiter/Waitress
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Edmonton
up arrow 11%
Toronto
up arrow 7%
Calgary
up arrow 6%
National Average
C$22,000
Montréal
up arrow 12%
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Experience Affects Waiter/Waitress Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%
Experienced
up arrow 10%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
C$22,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 1%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
78%
female alumni
 
Male
22%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 13% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 5% employee benefits None: 87%
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