The average wage for a Food Caterer is $10.84 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$8.21 - $15.32
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MEDIAN: $10.84
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$8.21 - $15.32  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.25  
Overtime
$15.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Total Pay (?
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$19,601 - $33,523  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Job Description for Food Caterer

  • Follow all food handling health and safety guidelines.
  • Maintain clean and working kitchen equipment.
  • Package and deliver prepared food, setup at catering sites.
  • Follow preparation lists to cook and assemble meals or items.

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Key Stats for Food Caterer

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
045
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Food Caterer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$26,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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