General Manager, Restaurant with Budget Management Skills Salary

Just below three-fifths of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $35K to $74K per year, but median earnings come to around $49K annually. In the world of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills, total cash compensation can vary between $35K and $74K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $14K and $15K, respectively. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by the particular firm, but geography and years of experience are influential factors as well. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and roughly one in three lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by the greater part and dental coverage is claimed by over one-half. The majority of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills (64 percent) survey respondents are male. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$35,045 - $68,086
$35K
$49K
$68K
MEDIAN: $48,969
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50%
90%

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$10.00 - $20.78
$10
$14
$21
MEDIAN: $14.14
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,045 - $68,086  
   
Bonus
$598 - $14,267  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,126  
Commission
$-0.50 - $19,574  
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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$35,252 - $74,313  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,052
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.00 - $20.78  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.38 - $7.07  
Overtime
$11.29 - $28.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$598 - $14,267  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $19,574  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,126  
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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$35,252 - $74,313  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 128

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McDonald's Corporation, Burger King Corporation, Taco Bell Corporation, Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar, and Arby's Restaurant Group Inc are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills. Employees at T.G.I. Friday's enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $76K is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, with lower figures hovering around $52K and higher ones not far away at only $90K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Chili's Grill & Bar at $67K, Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar at $61K, and Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., where Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills annually earn $61K.

With a median employee salary of $39K, Burger King Corporation pays significantly less than its competitors (about half the top paying employer's rate). Workers at McDonald's Restaurants Ltd., Pizza Hut, Inc., and Denny's also face smaller salaries than the rest of the field — average earnings for these employers come to $40K, $41K, and $43K respectively.

Pay by Experience Level for General Manager, Restaurant

Pay by Experience for a General Manager, Restaurant has a positive trend. An entry-level General Manager, Restaurant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 612 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A General Manager, Restaurant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 691 salaries. An experienced General Manager, Restaurant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 915 salaries. A General Manager, Restaurant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 444 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,055

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 42 percent. Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+37 percent), Las Vegas (+36 percent), Boston (+30 percent), and Indianapolis (+21 percent). Austin is the lowest-paying area, 17 percent south of the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Dallas and Denver (3 percent lower and 1 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for General Manager, Restaurant

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 510 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects General Manager, Restaurant Salaries

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
$51,000

▼4%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 510 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 33%
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