The average wage for an Entry-Level Server is $6.53 per hour.

$7,365 - $39,379
$7K
$20K
$39K
MEDIAN: $19,642
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50%
90%

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$2.16 - $10.33
$2
$6
$10
MEDIAN: $6.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$7,365 - $39,379  
   
Bonus
$5.00 - $1,500  
Profit Sharing
$100.00  
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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$9,614 - $36,561  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 271
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$2.16 - $10.33  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.94 - $17.25  
Overtime
$5.63 - $18.87  
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.
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$5.00 - $1,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$100.00  
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).
)
$9,614 - $36,561  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,890

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Server Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Server in Stockton:
"Pretty go getter."
Have Patiences. Pay attention. Smile when talking. Have a personality. Be Down to earth. Show Kindness and understanding. Work fast to cater to your costumer. Don't forget to Have fun.

Server in Scranton:
"Good money for hard work."
I always go back to serving because I end up making more money than at my "real" job.

Key Stats for Server

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 277 votes.
076
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
11%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 277 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
dental benefits
None: 82%
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