Executive Chefs are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $91K annually on average; Senior Operations Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $78K, followed by Senior Accountants earning $65K and Restaurant Assistant Managers making about $40K. Assistant Food and Beverage Managers at HMSHost Corporation do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $37K on average) at the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $70K per year) can be spotted in Denver, Colo.; Bethesda, Md. (around $67K), Honolulu, Hawaii ($60K), and Seattle, Wash. (approximately $46K) are the next top-paying cities. At $36K, Atlanta, Ga. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Colorado offers the highest pay at $70K annually.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $48K per year. Average pay is around $41K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of HMSHost Corporation folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $71K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
First Aid Administrators have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $78K annually. Certified ServSafe Food Handlers with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $40K per year. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in about $76K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $82K per year. A common skill in HMSHost Corporation's work force is People Management; close to a fourth of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers usually know Operations Management, Training, and Inventory Management as well.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 38 percent receiving paid vacation and 29 percent receiving paid sick days. A 401(k) program is available, and a solid majority of workers use it to save for retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for a solid majority of respondents, and for a strong majority of survey participants, dental coverage is too. HMSHost Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.