Years of Experience
Average pay is $46K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $44K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of O'Charley's Inc. folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average approximately $44K per year.
By state, Georgia offers the highest pay at $55K annually.
Earning $52K per year on average, Restaurant General Managers receive the most money, followed by Kitchen Managers (around $46K) and Restaurant Managers ($37K).
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Certified ServSafe Food Handler certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $47K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification.
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 $59K per year. Food Preparation also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; over a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Inventory Management, Order Inventory, and People Management are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
O'Charley's Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and a solid majority of workers use this option to save for their retirement. For the larger part of survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and over one-half of workers get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, free drinks, and relocation expenses.