Food And Beverage Attendant Salary
Food And Beverage Attendants in the United States take home an average $9.92 per hour. The vast majority of Food And Beverage Attendants (83 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and a little more than half lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by more than two-fifths and dental coverage is claimed by just under one in three. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
|Hourly Rate||$7.76 - $14.86|
|Hourly Tips||$0.00 - $5.79|
|Overtime||$2.06 - $22.30|
|Total Pay (||$16,709 - $32,002|
Job Description for Food And Beverage Attendant
Food and beverage attendants' work generally revolves around serving beverages and food to customers, along with welcoming and greeting guests. Other duties include answering guests' questions and providing recommendations, ensuring guest satisfaction, generating customer bills, processing payments, and maintaining a courteous and enthusiastic manner at all times. In some cases, it may be required for individuals in this position to garnish beverages and replenish snack bars as well.Read More...
The food and beverage attendant's work is usually done in small teams with supervisors checking in regularly, but in some cases, the position may be much more independent. Work hours for this job depend on the organization's available shifts and can vary from overnight hours to typical business hours, with weekend work also common. This position may be seasonal or temporary.
Although in some cases experience in a similar role is required, most of the time there are no specific experience requirement for applicants. Some positions call for a high school diploma or equivalent, but many do not list specific educational requirements. Some positions have trial periods before hiring, and many require background checks. In cases where alcohol is served, there are often age requirements for these positions, but these requirements vary by state.
To successfully perform this job, the ability to stand and walk for extended hours is generally necessary. In some cases, the physical requirements for food and beverage attendant positions also include carrying up to 40 pounds. Basic math skills, strong communication skills, and attention to detail are also necessary.
Food And Beverage Attendant Tasks
- Wipe or replace linens of all tables and chairs.
- Maintain full levels of dispensers and condiments.
- Stock, clean, and/or polish dining room supplies.
- Move dirty dishes from dining room to kitchen.
Key Stats for Food And Beverage Attendant
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