Dining Room Supervisor Salary

An average Dining Room Supervisor in the United States can expect to take home roughly $13.18 per hour. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Dining Room Supervisors making up 75 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, roughly a fifth claim no health benefits at all. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
Read More
$24,057 - $47,000
$24K
$33K
$47K
MEDIAN: $33,288
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.83 - $16.96
$9
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $13.18
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$24,057 - $47,000  
   
Bonus
$192.56 - $2,682  
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).
)
$21,481 - $39,888  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.83 - $16.96  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.36  
Overtime
$0.51 - $25.83  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$192.56 - $2,682  
   
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).
)
$21,481 - $39,888  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 90

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Dining Room Supervisor

Dining room supervisors are responsible for the management of dining rooms at restaurants, cafeterias, clubs, senior housing dining rooms, and other facilities. They are responsible for assuring a high standard of appearance, hospitality, service, and cleanliness. They plan, coordinate and direct activities of their dining room staff to provide professional and fine dining service to their guests or members.

Read More...

Dining Room Supervisor Tasks

  • Supervise the dining room and staff.
  • Ensure that room is set up correctly and keep staff moving efficiently.
  • Take meal orders, enter meal data into the dining room computer correctly, and serve food as it is ready.

Common Career Paths for Dining Room Supervisor


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


For Dining Room Supervisors, progressing to a Restaurant General Manager role may result in a significant raise. On average, a Restaurant General Manager can earn $46K annually. A common career progression for a Dining Room Supervisor is to become a Dining Room Manager or a Restaurant Assistant Manager. Compared to Dining Room Supervisors, the first group earns $8K more on average, and the second group earns $3K more.

Dining Room Supervisor Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Dining Room Supervisor

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $28K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $32K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $31K. Dining Room Supervisors who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $25K.

Dining Room Supervisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dining Room Supervisor?

Dining Room Supervisor in Marietta:
"Routine. Can be relatively stressful, but overall easy job."
Pros: Interacting with people and making students happy. Trying new foods, learning need aspects of culinary.
Cons: Being micromanaged; not enough consistency in pay from position to position. The vision of the company is not conveyed very well.

Dining Room Supervisor in Louisville:
"How much I cover employees a lot of no shows."
Make sure your paid enough for what you do! Lots of weekends and always asked to work because of no shows.

Dining Room Supervisor in Westfield:
"Dinning Room Supervisor In Active Adult Community."
Pros: My coworkers, my residents and the flexibility of my job.
Cons: The hiring process takes way too long. Meaning that when an employee gives me their two weeks. It will always take at least a month to replace them.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Dining Room Supervisor

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Dining Room Supervisor Salaries

Mid-Career
▲8%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Late-Career
▼13%

Skills That Affect Dining Room Supervisor Salaries


National Average
$29,000

Job Scheduling
▼4%

People Management
▼8%

Scheduling
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 21%
ADVERTISEMENT