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General Manager, Restaurant Salary with Budget Management skills

The nationwide average salary for Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills is $48K annually, but those working at T.G.I. Friday's can pull down an average $77K. Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar, Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., and Ruby Tuesday, Inc. are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills earning around $60K, $60K, or $57K at each firm, respectively. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$32,354 - $68,281
(Median)
$32K
$48K
$68K
MEDIAN: $48,283
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90%

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$9.74 - $20.26
(Median)
$9
$13
$20
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$32,354 - $68,281  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,683  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $12,723  
Commission
$0.00 - $8,243  
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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$33,427 - $75,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,980
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$9.74 - $20.26  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.88 - $7.82  
Overtime
$-0.49 - $30.14  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,683  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $8,243  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $12,723  
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).
)
$33,427 - $75,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Pay by Experience Level for General Manager, Restaurant with Budget Management skills

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $43K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $49K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $54K in this role. Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $58K on average.

Pay Difference by Location


With a pay rate for Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills that is 35 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+28 percent), San Diego (+23 percent), Washington (+23 percent), and Orlando (+17 percent). Denver ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 5 percent below the national average.

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Experience Affects General Manager, Restaurant with Budget Management skills Salaries



National Average
$51,000


Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 481 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 32%