AU$12.18
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average wage for a Fast Food Worker is AU$12.02 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AU$16,483 - AU$49,125
AU$16K
AU$25K
AU$49K
MEDIAN: AU$25,434
10%
50%
90%
AU$8.37 - AU$18.69
AU$8
AU$12
AU$19
MEDIAN: AU$12.18
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$49K
Salary AU$16,483 - AU$49,125
Bonus AU$3.00
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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AU$17,492 - AU$39,228
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 8 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
Hourly Data AU$0AU$26
Hourly Rate AU$8.37 - AU$18.69
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$0.62
Overtime AU$1.52 - AU$26.29
Annual Data AU$0AU$39K
Bonus AU$3.00
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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AU$17,492 - AU$39,228
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 8 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,041

Job Description for Fast Food Worker

Fast food workers are responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction at their fast food restaurant. They make sure the customer’s order is received in a timely and accurate manner; depending on their establishment and position, a fast food worker may be trained in handling food before, during and after preparation. If they take customer orders, fast food workers are responsible for entering orders accurately and operating a cash register. If they are responsible for food preparation, the fast food worker ensures that orders are prepared properly, quickly and in the correct order.

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Fast Food Worker Tasks

  • Greet and receive customer orders and payment while offering menu information, answering questions, and up-selling.
  • Assist with kitchen prep.
  • Clean and stock work and customer areas.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$25,424

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Fast Food Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Fast Food Worker?

Fast Food Worker in Orange:
"Fast food worker."
Pros: Felxibilty.
Cons: Harsh. Fast working.

Fast Food Worker in Geelong:
"Hosl."
Pros: The environment.
Cons: The customers.

Fast Food Worker in New South Wales (NSW):
Pros: All of the new customers I meet. And staff I work with.
Cons: Cleaning, my boss, some things we have to do.

Key Stats for Fast Food Worker

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
1%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Fast Food Worker Salaries

▲52%

▲48%

National Average
AU$25,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
1%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%