Average Salary for Noodles and Company Employees

Broomfield, Colo.-based Noodles and Company hires for positions ranging from Restaurant General Manager to Assistant General Manager in the restaurant. A salary of $37K per year is the median rate at Noodles and Company. The most important factor affecting pay for Noodles and Company employees is where you live, though your job title and your experience level play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Read More
Employer: Noodles and Company
Average Salary Range by Job
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

About This Company

Broomfield, Colorado 


Freebase CC-BY Source: Freebase, licensed under CC-BY


Residents of Denver, Colo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $71K annually; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Broomfield, Colo. (approximately $47K) and Austin, Texas (about $38K). Across Noodles and Company's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Virginia earn the most, taking home $65K per year.


The highest average salaries go to Restaurant General Managers, who bring in close to $43K annually, though Assistant General Managers are not far behind at $41K along with Restaurant Assistant Managers earning $31K.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $47K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $43K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach about $44K per year for Servsafe food manager certifications; non-accredited workers make much less. Certified ServSafe Food Handlers also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of approximately $43K annually.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $49K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Noodles and Company is People Management; more than two-fifths of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Hiring, and Leadership.

Benefits and Perks

A strong majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. More than half of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a little more than half of workers also include dental insurance. Other privileges include life insurance, free drinks, gym membership, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.

Noodles and Company Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Noodles and Company


59 %
41 %
$30,100 - $51,617
$36,745 - $54,281
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon


Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Log in with LinkedIn

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.