Grill Cooks earn the highest median pay at $12.48 per hour, followed by Line Cooks ($11.26), Prep Cooks ($9.31), and Dishwashers (around $8.75). Restaurant Servers at Outback Steakhouse, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ( on average) at the company.
Residents of St. Clairsville, Ohio pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $12.40 per hour; other top-paying cities include Temecula, Calif. (about $9.50) and Gilbert, Ariz. ($7.38). By state, California offers the highest pay at around $11.00 per hour.
Years of Experience
Average pay is approximately $10.07 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Outback Steakhouse, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $8.85 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $16.85 per hour for Food Safety Manager Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at Outback Steakhouse, Inc. have an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), earning $11.98 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Training; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $12.48 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Outback Steakhouse, Inc. workers, with slightly less than a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers usually know Inventory Management, Order Inventory, and Food Preparation as well.
Benefits and Perks
One in seven workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for nearly one-half of workers and dental coverage for roughly two-fifths of workers. Outback Steakhouse, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as food/meal discounts, flexible hours, and free drinks.