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Average Hourly Rate for Perkins Restaurants Employees

Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., Perkins Restaurants offers a range of employment opportunities in the restaurant, from Baker to Line Cook. Perkins Restaurants offers employees an average of $11.74 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $18.50. The most important factor affecting pay for Perkins Restaurants employees is how long you've been working, though what you do at the company plays a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Memphis, Tennessee 



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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $7.25 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Perkins Restaurants employees (42 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $15.90 per hour on average.


U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Florida; pay there average to about $14.00 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Bakers, who bring in close to $12.11 per hour, though Line Cooks are not far behind at $10.75 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach around $18.00 per hour for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers; non-accredited workers make much less. It pays to have an Associate's Degree at Perkins Restaurants — these employees make the most at $9.00 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Food Preparation among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $18.00 per hour.

Benefits and Perks

Close to two-fifths of workers can count on health insurance, and over a third of workers have dental coverage as a benefit.

Key Stats for Perkins Restaurants


31 %
69 %
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $16
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
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20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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