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Average Salary for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc Employees

Headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc offers a range of employment opportunities in the restaurant industry, from Restaurant Manager to Restaurant General Manager. A typical Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc employee can expect to make $47K annually. Your job title plays the largest role in compensation at Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc, but your city and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
at market
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Tavern Restaurant Group
Employer: Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Restaurant Manager (15)
$25,209 - $59,764  
[-]Restaurant Manager (15)
Salary$44,042 - $58,723  
Bonus$404.99 - $9,357  
Profit Disbursement$407.48 - $6,483  
Total Pay$25,209 - $59,764  
[+]Line Cook (14)
$18,450 - $26,771  
[+]Line Cook (14)
Bonus$8.78 - $1,408  
Total Pay$18,450 - $26,771  
[+]General Manager, Restaurant (11)
$47,643 - $93,701  
[+]General Manager, Restaurant (11)
Salary$47,643 - $78,906  
Bonus$801 - $11,716  
Total Pay$47,643 - $93,701  
[+]Restaurant Host/Hostess (8)
$14,846 - $24,213  
[+]Restaurant Host/Hostess (8)
Total Pay$14,846 - $24,213  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc Details

Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111


Restaurant, Fast casual restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places

Red robin gormet burgers, Red Robin International, Red Robin Restaurants, Red Robins

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Typically, Regional Facilities Managers are the best paid with salaries hovering at approximately $77K; Restaurant General Managers, Casual Dining Assistant Restaurant Managers, and Assistant General Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $59K, around $51K, and $50K, respectively. Restaurant Assistant Managers are among the lowest paid at about $46K.


Median pay is highest in Denver ($65K per year), followed by Minneapolis (approximately $60K), Richmond (around $55K), and Seattle ($54K). Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $41K) is Anchorage. Within the firm, employees working in Minnesota take home the most — about $60K annually on average.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $49K. Those who stay for at least five years earn noticeably more; average salaries at that point reach $50K. Overall, the greater share of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn approximately $54K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $50K for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers; non-accredited workers make much less. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Restaurant & Food Service Management; Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc awards $68K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, Budget Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $61K. A common skill in Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc's work force is Customer Service; nearly two in five of survey participants report using it on the job. Key skills also include People Management, Operations Management, and Inventory Management.

Benefits and Perks

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc sponsors a 401(k) program, and a strong majority of workers use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of workers, and just over a half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, free drinks, a stock purchase plan, stock options, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

36 %
64 %
$44,932 - $59,516
$36,241 - $60,194
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

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