Senior Marketing Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $81K per year; Financial Analysts come in second with average earnings amounting to around $66K, while Restaurant General Managers and Restaurant Managers rank near the top as well ($48K and $37K, respectively). Restaurant Assistant Managers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of about $31K.
Residents of Dallas, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $79K annually; other top-paying cities include Fort Worth, Texas ($43K) and Raleigh, N.C. ($30K). By state, Colorado offers the highest pay at $100K per year.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $36K annually. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $32K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Cici's Pizza employees (31 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and earn approximately $80K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Servsafe food manager certifications, who make $43K per year. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified ServSafe Food Handlers with credentials; these people earn around $36K annually on average. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) make the most here, hauling in $75K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Microsoft Word; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $80K annually. People Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just over two-fifths of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Service, Operations Management, and Scheduling.
Benefits and Perks
For one in three workers, benefits include health insurance, and slightly less than a fourth workers get dental coverage, too.