Banquet Manager Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Banquet Manager is $41,673 per year. A skill in Operations Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Banquet Manager Salary (?
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$29,019 - $60,702
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MEDIAN: $41,672
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Banquet Manager Salary (?
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$9.07 - $19.78
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,019 - $60,702  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,286  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,696  
Commission
$0.00 - $14,544  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,629 - $61,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 746
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.07 - $19.78  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.77 - $15.25  
Overtime
$11.56 - $27.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,286  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $14,544  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,696  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,629 - $61,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 117
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Job Description for Banquet Manager

Banquet managers manage the daily functions of the hospitality or banquet department. Banquet managers direct a team of individuals comprised of cooks, servers, and greeters, along with individuals responsible for the presentation and decorum of the work area in which banquets are held. Along with working with the staff, banquet managers are one of the first or last lines of contact with guests should they have inquiries about events. This means that excellent communication is required to allow the team to work together and the guest’s needs are being met.
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Banquet Manager Tasks
  • Interact with customers to generate business, solve problems, and increase satisfaction.
  • Estimate, order, arrange, and supervise preparation of food, beverage and equipment.
  • Coordinate with multiple departments and supervise staff to produce quality dining events.
  • Record and forecast budget and inventory.

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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 58%
San Diego
up arrow 39%
Boston
up arrow 25%
San Francisco
up arrow 23%
Chicago
up arrow 22%
Seattle
up arrow 21%
Dallas
up arrow 19%
Los Angeles
up arrow 15%
Minneapolis
up arrow 7%
Tampa
up arrow 4%
Orlando
up arrow 3%
National Average
$42,000
Denver
up arrow 1%
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Experience Affects Banquet Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%
National Average
$42,000

Skills That Affect Banquet Manager Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 25%
National Average
$42,000
Event Management
up arrow 1%
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
People Management
up arrow 14%
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
50%
female alumni
 
Male
50%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 26%