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Cafe Manager Salary

The average pay for a Cafe Manager is $35,177 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job.
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$24,582 - $48,319
(Median)
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$35K
$48K
MEDIAN: $35,176
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$8.99 - $17.07
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,582 - $48,319  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,157  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $1,720  
Commission
$1.10 - $2,800  
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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$21,196 - $45,501  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 171
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.99 - $17.07  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.27 - $6.06  
Overtime
$6.07 - $27.49  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,157  
   
Commission
$1.10 - $2,800  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $1,720  
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).
)
$21,196 - $45,501  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 127

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Job Description for Cafe Manager

A cafe manager is the person who is ultimately responsible for all of the operations at a cafe. As the final line of authority of the location, the manager plans, directs, and coordinates the cafe's operations. This includes scheduling employee hours, delegating tasks to staff, overseeing staff performance, and making any necessary corrections or reprimands to employee activity. The cafe manager is also responsible for ensuring that customers are treated in a pleasant and respectful manner, and deals with any customer issues or complaints in which a manager is requested by the employee or customer. They are also responsible for the health and sanitary conditions of the cafe; it is essential to ensure the cafe is clean at all times and in compliance with state and federal sanitation and food-handling regulations.

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Cafe Manager Tasks

  • Provide ongoing training and coaching to staff on company guidelines, policies, and procedures.
  • Plan and prepare work schedules and assign employees to specific duties in the café.
  • Manage day-to-day café operations, ensuring adequate stock of food and drink supplies, the premises are clean and presentable, and that customers are served in a timely fashion.
  • Manage employees engaged in serving customers, taking orders, and preparing food and drink.
  • Ensure that company safety standards are met and that all food and drink is prepared according to all federal and local health regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cafe Manager

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

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Experience Affects Cafe Manager Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$31,000


Skills That Affect Cafe Manager Salaries

People Management
up arrow 20%

Food Preparation
up arrow 5%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
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Order Inventory
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National Average
$31,000

Hiring
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 47%
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