General Manager, Restaurant Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

Just under three-fifths of Restaurant General Managers in Atlanta, Ga. are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $34K to $73K per year, and the average comes out to $48K annually. Making up 79 percent of those who took the survey, male Atlanta Restaurant General Managers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. The majority of Restaurant General Managers in Atlanta claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — approximately two in five lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and a little less than half have dental, too. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$34,821 - $65,518
MEDIAN: $48,114

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$34,821 - $65,518  
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$34,295 - $72,998  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 172
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Atlanta Restaurant General Managers with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. In this position, someone who has worked for fewer than five years can expect a median salary of $48K. The median for people with five to 10 years of experience is only a little bit higher at $50K. Restaurant General Managers in Atlanta who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $53K. Restaurant General Managers in Atlanta, Ga. who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $59K.

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Experience Affects Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Salaries

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Training Management
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Budget Management
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Operations Management
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People Management
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Inventory Management

Customer Relations

Inventory Control

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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Customer Service
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Financial Analysis
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Order Inventory
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.


21 %
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 46%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 40%