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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 Server to Line Cook. Texas Roadhouse, Inc offers employees an average of $9.06 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $19.13. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Texas Roadhouse, Inc, but geography and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

Louisville, Kentucky 40205

Eating and Drinking Places, Restaurant

Texas Road House, Texas Roadhouse

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Meat Cutters, Prep Cooks, Restaurant Cooks, and Line Cooks; while the first receives the highest median pay at $13.84 per hour, the other salaries come in at $11.25, about $9.61, and around $9.35, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Texas Roadhouse, Inc are Servers — the median salary for this role approaches.


Within the firm, employees working in Kentucky take home the most — approximately $13.25 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $10.00 per hour. The largest fraction of Texas Roadhouse, Inc people (53 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $8.51 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $10.00 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is an Associate's Degree; Texas Roadhouse, Inc awards $11.00 to these degree-holders.


Employees who count Customer Service among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $11.24 per hour.

Benefits and Perks

For close to one-half, benefits include health insurance, and just over two-fifths of workers get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes flexible hours, free drinks, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Texas Roadhouse, Inc


37 %
63 %
Hourly Rate
$2 - $11
Hourly Rate
$8 - $13
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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