Entry-Level Restaurant Manager Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Restaurant Manager is $38,044 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Payroll Administration and Operations Management.
Entry-Level Restaurant Manager Total Pay (?
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$25,913 - $48,495
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MEDIAN: $38,043
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Entry-Level Restaurant Manager Total Pay (?
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$8.11 - $15.24
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$25,913 - $48,495  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,984  
Profit Sharing
$29.48 - $10,000  
Commission
$0.00 - $5,068  
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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$20,615 - $49,535  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,959
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.11 - $15.24  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.19 - $9.64  
Overtime
$10.81 - $22.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,984  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $5,068  
Profit Sharing
$29.48 - $10,000  
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).
)
$20,615 - $49,535  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,959
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Pay Difference By Location

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Restaurant Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Restaurant Manager in Mobile:
"Stress Involved."
Have a good team. Create loyalty and dedication and do not let people use you. Do not become the 7 day 24 hour on call person. This creates extreme stress in a non-stressful job. It is very rewarding to know you can make someones day with so little effort, if you love what you do. You eat with your eyes first and it is your job to create works of art.
Restaurant Manager in New York:
"The Late Hours."
Find an employer and a boss that you really believe in and who believes in you.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Restaurant Manager Salaries

Payroll Administration
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Leadership
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Training
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Inventory Management
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Employee Relations
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Customer Service
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National Average
$36,000
Order Inventory
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Food Preparation
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Bookkeeping
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Inventory Control
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Gender

Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 45%
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