What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

General Manager, Restaurant Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

The average Restaurant General Manager in Washington, District of Columbia can expect to rake in roughly $59K per year. Some workers in this field — just under a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by the greater part. Work is enjoyable for Washington Restaurant General Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Male Restaurant General Managers in Washington are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,319 - $81,550
MEDIAN: $59,498

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
$41,319 - $81,550  
$0.00 - $15,258  
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).
$42,792 - $86,510  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 97

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

General Manager, Restaurant or Night Club Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for General Manager, Restaurant in Washington, District of Columbia

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

The average beginner in this position makes around $51K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $63K. Washington Restaurant General Managers bring in $74K after working for 10 to 20 years. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $60K by contrast.

United States (change)

Experience Affects General Manager, Restaurant in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

National Average

up arrow 6%

up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect General Manager, Restaurant in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 14%

Training Management
up arrow 10%

up arrow 5%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%

Operations Management
up arrow 1%

Customer Service

Customer Relations

National Average

up arrow 1%

Budget Management
up arrow 3%

People Management
up arrow 3%

Inventory Control
up arrow 5%

Inventory Management
up arrow 7%

up arrow 7%

up arrow 7%

Order Inventory
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.


24 %
76 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 28%