When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $13.82 per hour) can be spotted in San Diego, Calif.; Salt Lake City, Utah (about $13.00), Phoenix, Ariz. ($12.00), and Memphis, Tenn. ($11.50) are the next top-paying cities. At , Woodbridge, Va. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across The Cheesecake Factory, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of New York earn the most, taking home around $12.48 per hour.
Earning $12.33 per hour on average, Line Cooks receive the most money, followed by Prep Cooks (about $11.06), Bakers ($10.75), and Dishwashers (approximately $10.00). Among the lower-paid positions at The Cheesecake Factory, Inc. are Servers — the median salary for this role approaches.
Years of Experience
Average pay is around $12.21 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (60 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $10.50 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $12.38 per hour for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Employees who have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) make the most here, hauling in $11.00 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $14.05 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just over two-fifths of The Cheesecake Factory, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Cash Handling, Food Preparation, and Microsoft Word.
Benefits and Perks
Over a third of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. A majority of survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a majority of workers also include dental insurance. The company also dishes out perks such as food/meal discounts, food/meals on duty, and free drinks.