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Average Salary for Carl's Jr. Employees

The median salary at Carl's Jr. is $31K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Carl's Jr. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Carl's Jr.
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About This Company

Anaheim, California 


Fast food, Restaurant

Carls Jr.

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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $49K per year. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $37K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make about $56K per year on average.


Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $55K annually) in Texas.


Restaurant General Managers earn the highest median pay at $40K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers receive bigger paychecks ($52K annually) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Food Protection Professionals with credentials; these people earn approximately $38K per year on average. Carl's Jr. workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $120K on average.


When it comes to skills, Customer Service seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $55K annually. People Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Scheduling, Order Inventory, and Inventory Control round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Approximately one-half receive health insurance, and just over two-fifths of workers get dental coverage. The list of perks also includes life insurance, a company cell phone, free drinks, company car / automobile, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Carl's Jr.


60 %
40 %
$35,613 - $86,472
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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