Average Hourly Rate for Checkers Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $13.50), people who work for Checkers earn a median wage of $8.57 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for Checkers workers, followed by your job title and how long you've been working. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Fast food, Restaurant

Source: Freebase


By state, Checkers pays its Michigan employees the most; the pay rate there is $10.74 per hour.


Restaurant Assistant Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $10.74 per hour; Restaurant Managers, Assistant Fast Food Managers, and Porters also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $9.76, about $9.50, and around $8.21, respectively. Cashiers at Checkers do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($8.18 on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Checkers for between five and 10 years earn approximately $8.69 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (56 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $8.51 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $10.96 per hour for Servsafe food manager certifications; non-accredited workers make much less.


When it comes to skills, People Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $10.63 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Checkers is Customer Service, with the vast majority considering it a key competency. Other top skills include Food Preparation, Customer Relations, and Cash Handling.

Benefits and Perks

Just over two-fifths of workers have health insurance, and benefits for about one in four workers also include dental insurance.

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Key Stats for Checkers


71 %
29 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $10
Hourly Rate
$8 - $11

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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