Waiter/Waitress, Hotel Salary (United States)

A Waiter/Waitress, Hotel earns an average wage of $8.12 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Waiter/Waitress, Hotel Total Pay (?
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$17,269 - $92,398
(Median)
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52K
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MEDIAN: $30,339
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Waiter/Waitress, Hotel Total Pay (?
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$6.15 - $13.43
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $8.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$17,269 - $92,398  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,454  
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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$13,705 - $54,752  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$6.15 - $13.43  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.32 - $12.12  
Overtime
$2.00 - $20.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,454  
   
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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$13,705 - $54,752  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 111
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Job Description for Waiter/Waitress, Hotel
A waiter/waitress who works in a hotel generally serves food and/or drinks to the hotel's patrons. A hotel's waiter/waitress job typically includes seating customers, giving them menu suggestions, taking their food and drink orders, delivering the food and preparing the bill for it. A college or advanced degree is generally not required for this type of position; many waiters/waitresses only have a high school diploma or GED. There may, however, be an age restriction for applicants who apply for this kind of job if the establishment serves alcoholic beverages. Regardless, the waiter/waitress should be proficient in math, be able to run a cash register, have good people skills and legible hand writing. This job can be demanding both physically and mentally demanding due to the heavy lifting, long hours that are often required, the need to be on one's feet most of the time and the large amount of walking that's inherent in a restaurant or bar setting.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Waiter/Waitress, Hotel Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 57%
Late-Career
up arrow 44%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$24,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 5%
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Gender
Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 41%
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