The average salary for a General Manager, Restaurant is $43,646 per year. A skill in Budget Management is associated with high pay for this job.
General Manager, Restaurant Total Pay (?
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$29,495 - $62,441
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General Manager, Restaurant Total Pay (?
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$8.38 - $17.48
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$29,495 - $62,441  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,022  
Profit Sharing
$101.49 - $10,052  
Commission
$0.00 - $9,833  
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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$26,895 - $68,082  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14,247
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.38 - $17.48  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.36 - $6.01  
Overtime
$10.38 - $25.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,022  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $9,833  
Profit Sharing
$101.49 - $10,052  
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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$26,895 - $68,082  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14,247
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Job Description for General Manager, Restaurant
The general manager of a restaurant is responsible for overseeing all of the restaurant's operations, which includes hiring and firing staff, purchasing food, supplies and equipment, and dealing with suppliers and vendors. The general manager also oversees maintenance and upkeep of the dining areas, kitchen, and exterior grounds of the restaurant; scheduling of staff; decisions regarding the menu; budgeting, accounting, payroll, and other financial matters; promoting and advertising the restaurant; and dealing with the legal and regulatory issues involved in running a business. The general manager is likely to be on the premises much of the time, particularly during busy dining times or busy seasons. They may interact with customers from time to time, but are more likely working behind the scenes to keep the whole operation running smoothly. There may be additional areas of responsibility, such as marketing and promotion, or finding entertainment or scheduling other events.
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General Manager, Restaurant Tasks
  • Manage the budget, administer payroll, and make sure operations remain within budget.
  • Establish and enforce standards and regulations for personnel, administration, entertainment, and food.
  • Hire, train, and supervise managers and staff.
  • Develop operational, marketing, and business plans in conjunction with owners or board of directors.
  • Estimate food and supply needs, oversee the placement of orders.
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$44,000
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$44,000

Skills That Affect General Manager, Restaurant Salaries

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$44,000
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Gender
Female
36%
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Male
64%
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Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
17%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 38%
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