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Average Hourly Rate for Chili's Grill & Bar Employees

Chili's Grill & Bar offers employees an average of $9.27 per hour, with $14.17 for overtime. Though your experience level and where you live do impact pay, what you do at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Chili's Grill & Bar. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Chili's Grill & Bar typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
at market
Employer: Chili's Grill & Bar
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Line Cook (15)
$8.90 - $12.18  
[-]Line Cook (15)
Overtime$13.28 - $18.17  
Hourly Rate$8.90 - $12.18  
[+]Dishwasher (8)
$7.40 - $10.54  
[+]Dishwasher (8)
Hourly Rate$7.40 - $10.54  
[+]Server (6)
$2.33 - $9.99  
[+]Server (6)
Hourly Rate$2.33 - $9.99  
[+]Prep Cook (4)
$7.38 - $11.54  
[+]Prep Cook (4)
Hourly Rate$7.38 - $11.54  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
United States (change)


Line Cooks earn the highest median pay at $10.41, followed by Dining Room Supervisors (about $10.00), Prep Cooks (approximately $9.00), and Dishwashers (around $8.99). Earning only , Waiters or Waitresses make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

Between the five- and ten-year marks, the average employee earns $10.17. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (39 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.07 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $10.92 per hour) can be spotted in San Antonio; Tampa ($10.00), Chesterfield (approximately $10.00), and Layton ($8.13) are the next top-paying cities. Across Chili's Grill & Bar's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Colorado earn the most, taking home about $10.00 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $9.00. Employees who have an Associate's Degree make the most here, hauling in about $10.73 per hour.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be People Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $10.00. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Oral / Verbal Communication; roughly one in three deem it necessary for work.

Benefits and Perks

About one-half plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. For roughly one-half, benefits include health insurance, and more than a third of workers get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are free drinks, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Key Stats

38 %
62 %
Hourly Rate
$2 - $10
Hourly Rate
$7 - $11
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

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