The average salary for a Restaurant Manager is $43,008 per year.

$30,225 - $55,406
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$30K
$43K
$55K
MEDIAN: $43,008
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$9.00 - $16.74
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,225 - $55,406  
   
Bonus
$0.71 - $7,857  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,963  
Commission
$96.88 - $13,702  
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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$23,634 - $56,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 4,843
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.00 - $16.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.34 - $7.97  
Overtime
$12.59 - $24.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.71 - $7,857  
   
Commission
$96.88 - $13,702  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,963  
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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$23,634 - $56,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,606
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Job Description for Restaurant Manager

A restaurant manager is a person in charge of the daily operations of an eating establishment. He or she typically helps to hire, train, and schedule staff to meet expected business demands. The restaurant manager also sets standards for service and food quality and works with employees to see that these are met. He or she will typically also work behind the scenes, performing such tasks as handling purchasing, reconciling daily sales, and depositing restaurant receipts.

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Restaurant Manager Tasks

  • Maintain all reservation systems and book to accommodate business demands.
  • Maintain schedules, payroll and other administrative support to maintain food and beverage cost controls and inventory.
  • Organize and conduct pre-shift and departmental meetings daily.
  • Hire, train and develop all restaurant staff.
  • Create side work assignments and ensure completion with wait staff.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,585

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Restaurant Manager Reviews

What is it like working as a Restaurant Manager?

Restaurant Manager in Woodinville:
"Challenging fun environment."
Pros: The people, the challenge and all the diversity it comes with, I have to have a vast amount of skills to thrive at this particular job.
Cons: Not compensated enough for the type and anoint of work.

Restaurant Manager in Boston:
"My Life change."
Pros: The customers are the reason I've stayed as long as I have. I love going into work knowing I've made a customer's expErience excellent And know they will return again and know me by a first name basis.
Cons: The owner who is also my boss has not paid me for the management duties I do daily. He constantly screams and belittles me in front of customers to the point I''ve now changed as a person.

Restaurant Manager in Manteca:
Pros: Working with people. Supplying them with what they want and seeing them satisfied. Working in a non-stop atmosphere.
Cons: Dealing with employees who have a hard time listening.

Restaurant Manager in Atlanta:
"Restaurant Management."
Pros: I like being able to provide good food and service through training my employees. Customer service is my passion. I work with a very talented staff and I have an awesome boss. I have learned a lot about Japanese cuisine and culture here. Our regular customers are also very kind people and I love it when they walk through the door.
Cons: I don't like how some of the employees are too comfortable and don't strive to improve on the level of service to make our company shine. Being overworked and underpaid drains on my social life. Especially at my age I need to start settling down. The office could use some organization as well.

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Experience Affects Restaurant Manager Salaries




National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Restaurant Manager Salaries

Team Leadership
up arrow 7%


People Management
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
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Customer Relations
0%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
0%

Payroll Administration
0%

National Average
$41,000

Leadership
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Inventory Management
up arrow 1%

Employee Relations
up arrow 2%

Training
up arrow 3%

Order Inventory
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Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 969 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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