Restaurant Assistant Manager Salary

A Restaurant Assistant Manager earns an average salary of $34,796 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$25,477 - $45,531
(Median)
$25K
$35K
$46K
MEDIAN: $34,796
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$8.47 - $15.08
(Median)
$8
$11
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
50%
90%

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.
)
$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$25,477 - $45,531  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,965  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,128  
Commission
$0.00 - $9,863  
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).
)
$21,103 - $45,069  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,198
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.
)
$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.47 - $15.08  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $6.53  
Overtime
$11.62 - $22.25  
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$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,965  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $9,863  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,128  
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).
)
$21,103 - $45,069  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,049
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Restaurant Assistant Manager

Restaurant assistant managers are quite similar to managers. However, assistant managers' work is supervised by the manager. There are several activities that assistant managers have to do. They have a high level of interaction with their employees, so they hire and train employees and oversee their work. They also have to make up schedules and be there to communicate between the employees and the owners. Restaurant assistant managers are in charge of ordering food and evaluating potential suppliers. During some circumstances the assistant manager will have to act as the real manager if they are not available. Assistant managers are also in charge of restaurant inspections. They have to ensure that all employees work according to code and that no violations are committed. An important role of a restaurant assistant manager is taking care of customers. Assistant managers are also able to give discounts to customers who are unsatisfied with their dining experience. They are also in charge of handling any customer disputes or conflicts that may arise. For example, if a customer has a problem with their meal, it will be up to the assistant manager to solve the problem accordingly. Assistant managers need to be able to multitask and exhibit strong problem solving skills. Some restaurants only require a high school diploma or GED. However, some restaurants may require their assistant managers to have a two or three year degree in hospitality or food service management. In essence, a assistant manager is the backbone of restaurants. It is their job to ensure that everything runs smoothly.


Restaurant Assistant Manager Tasks

  • Monitor and improve restaurant appearance, flow and customer experience.
  • Inventory, order, and audit materials, equipment and supplies.
  • Schedule, train, and supervise staff.
  • Analyze and report on budgets, including profit and loss.

Common Career Paths for Restaurant Assistant Manager


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Assistant Restaurant Managers Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Restaurant Assistant Manager

Popular Skills for Restaurant Assistant Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant Assistant Manager

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

Pay Difference by Location

Restaurant Assistant Manager Reviews

What is it like working as a Restaurant Assistant Manager?

Restaurant Assistant Manager in Viroqua:
"Lot of work, lot of responsibility."
Pros: Getting to make co-workers lives easier and ensuring that our business is top-notch.
Cons: If things go bad, it falls on me to fix it.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Restaurant Assistant Manager Salaries




National Average
$32,000


Skills That Affect Restaurant Assistant Manager Salaries





Inventory Management
up arrow 4%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

People Management
up arrow 1%

Inventory Control
up arrow 1%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$32,000

Training
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Team Leadership
up arrow 2%

Order Inventory
up arrow 2%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 563 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 42%
ADVERTISEMENT