Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining Salary

Fine Dining Restaurant Managers in the United States pull down an average of $45K per year. Men working as Fine Dining Restaurant Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 52 percent. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Fine Dining Restaurant Managers. Some workers in this field — more than a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the greater part and dental plans are enjoyed by close to one-half. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$33,587 - $57,343

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.95 - $18.17

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,587 - $57,343  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,161  
Commission
$3,500 - $15,000  
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).
)
$30,975 - $61,846  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 159
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.95 - $18.17  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.56 - $11.38  
Overtime
$15.20 - $22.59  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,161  
   
Commission
$3,500 - $15,000  
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).
)
$30,975 - $61,846  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining

A fine dining restaurant manager typically oversees front-of-house operations (the dining room, host area, and bar or lounge). This manager helps ensure that each dinner shift runs well from an execution standpoint, and they are also expected to interact with guests for quality assurance reasons and to help create a positive guest experience.

Read More...

Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining Tasks

  • Oversee weekly, monthly, and quarterly accounting for income and expenditures.
  • Oversee accounting, auditing, and ordering of food supplies.
  • Work with head chef on menus.
  • Oversee restaurant operations including staffing, non-food supplies, and budgets.
  • Work with sommelier on wine offerings.

Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining Job Listings

Search for more jobs:


Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Fine Dining Restaurant Managers who took the survey. Customer Service and Inventory Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Inventory Management and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining

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


Fine Dining Restaurant Managers do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. During their first five years in the workforce, individuals in this position earn $43K on average. Survey participants with five to 10 years under their belts see an only a slightly bigger average of $43K. Fine Dining Restaurant Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $45K. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $50K.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Restaurant Manager - Fine Dining Salaries

National Average
$45,000

Customer Service
up arrow 11%

Inventory Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 35%
ADVERTISEMENT