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Average Salary for Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants Employees

Dallas, TX-based Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants hires for positions ranging from Restaurant General Manager to VP of Operations in the food & beverage industry. Compensation for Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants employees tends to be around $41K per year. What you do at the company primarily drives compensation; however, your experience level is also reported as a secondary influence on salary at Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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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.
[-]General Manager, Restaurant (4)
$25,523 - $57,811  
[-]General Manager, Restaurant (4)
Salary$25,730 - $56,072  
Total Pay$25,523 - $57,811  
[+]Vice President (VP), Operations (2)
$104,249 - $220,390  
[+]Vice President (VP), Operations (2)
Salary$96,469 - $202,821  
Total Pay$104,249 - $220,390  
[+]Quality Assurance Manager (2)
$38,405 - $100,767  
[+]Quality Assurance Manager (2)
Salary$42,011 - $94,774  
Total Pay$38,405 - $100,767  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants Details

Dallas, TX


Food & Beverage

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Years of Experience

Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is $42K annually. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants people (40 percent) have been in their field for one to four years and earn around $35K per year.


The highest average salaries go to VPs of Operations, who bring in close to approximately $138K, though Quality Assurance Managers are not far behind at $62K along with Restaurant General Managers earning $35K.

Certifications and Degrees

Servsafe food manager certifications earn about $36K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Certified ServSafe Food Handler is rewarded at $35K annually. The highest-paying degree here is an Associate's Degree; Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants awards $45K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Hiring; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $56K. One of the more prevalent skills at Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants is Operations Management, with more than a third considering it a key competency. Many workers are also familiar with Customer Service, Inventory Management, and Food Preparation.


Employees skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

At Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, roughly one in three workers have health insurance, and close to a third of workers have dental coverage.

Key Stats

22 %
78 %
$23,490 - $44,219
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 3 votes.

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