Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Waffle House, Inc. for between five and ten years earn $39K on average. The largest fraction of Waffle House, Inc. people (45 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $39K per year.
Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Florida, where they average to $42K annually.
Operations Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $55K; Restaurant General Managers come in second with typical earnings amounting to about $44K, while Human Resources Managers and Restaurant Managers rank near the top as well (around $40K and $39K, respectively). Waffle House, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Human Resources Specialists (approximately $35K).
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $45K for Certified Food Protection Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Certified ServSafe Food Handlers also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of about $40K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Food Preparation among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $43K. People Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; one-third of Waffle House, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Operations Management, Training, and Hiring.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Waffle House, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and just under a third of workers participate. A majority of workers receive health insurance, and approximately half get dental coverage. Waffle House, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as stock options, a stock purchase plan, free drinks, life insurance, and a casual working environment.