Average Hourly Rate for Chili's Grill & Bar Employees

The average pay for Chili's Grill & Bar employees is $10.24 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $18.06. The most important factor affecting pay for Chili's Grill & Bar employees is your role at the company, though where you live and your experience level play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Restaurant Cooks are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $11.84 per hour; Line Cooks, Prep Cooks, and Dishwashers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $11.81, $10.71, and $9.95, respectively. Bartenders make an average , close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $12.95 per hour) can be spotted in Jacksonville, Fla.; San Antonio, Texas (about $12.00), Culpeper, Va. (approximately $11.75), and Orlando, Fla. ($11.24) are the next top-paying cities. Syracuse, N.Y. is near the bottom for pay at $9.00. The highest pay by state can be found in Tennessee, where pay average out at about $12.69 per hour.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $10.49 per hour. The largest slice of the Chili's Grill & Bar workforce (46 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $9.90 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $14.00 per hour for Servsafe food manager certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at Chili's Grill & Bar come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $12.00 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Order Inventory among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $14.00 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; more than two-fifths of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Food Preparation, Training, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

More than a third of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Chili's Grill & Bar provides health insurance to more than two-fifths of workers, and over a third of workers do receive dental coverage. The list of perks also includes free drinks, food/meal discounts, food/meals on duty, and meal allowances.

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Key Stats for Chili's Grill & Bar


31 %
69 %
Hourly Rate
$2 - $10
Hourly Rate
$8 - $13

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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