Average Hourly Rate for Texas Roadhouse, Inc Employees

In keeping with the fast-paced eating and drinking places, Louisville, Ky.-based Texas Roadhouse, Inc employs a variety of talent to meet demands; available positions stretch from Line Cook to Server. Median pay for Texas Roadhouse, Inc workers sits around $9.91 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $16.38. Though your role at the company and your experience level do impact pay, geography is the primary influence on employee salary at Texas Roadhouse, Inc. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Texas Roadhouse, Inc Hourly Rate


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Meat Cutter
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Prep Cook
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Restaurant Host/Hostess
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  • Updated: 20 Jun 2017
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $14.49 per hour) can be spotted in Butler, Pa.; the company's headquarter city of Louisville, Ky. ($13.00), York, Pa. (about $11.50), and Cape Girardeau, Mo. ($10.36) are the next top-paying cities. Grand Prairie, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging. By state, Texas Roadhouse, Inc pays its Pennsylvania employees the most; the pay rate there is $11.65 per hour.


Restaurant Assistant Kitchen Managers earn the highest median pay at around $14.36 per hour, followed by Meat Cutters ($11.78), Prep Cooks ($10.39), and Line Cooks (about $10.05). With salaries averaging , Waiters or Waitresses are among the lowest paid at Texas Roadhouse, Inc.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $11.05 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Texas Roadhouse, Inc employees (64 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $9.62 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Servsafe food manager certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $14.50 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Texas Roadhouse, Inc pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) the most — about $12.47.


In this position, it pays to have Food Preparation in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $14.75 per hour. Order Inventory is regularly seen around here; more than two-fifths of those surveyed report it as a core competency.

Benefits and Perks

About two-fifths of workers can count on health insurance, and just under one in three workers have dental coverage as a benefit. The company also dishes out perks such as free drinks, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
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