A Restaurant Host/Hostess earns an average wage of C$11.11 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

C$10.05 - C$13.36
C$10
C$11
C$13
MEDIAN: C$11.18
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$17
Hourly Rate C$10.05 - C$13.36
Hourly Tips C$0.25 - C$4.13
Overtime C$17.10
Annual Data C$0C$29K
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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C$21,420 - C$29,941
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 118

Restaurant Host/Hostess Job Listings

Restaurant Host/Hostess Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Restaurant Host/Hostess?

Restaurant Host/Hostess in Oakville:
"Enjoyable, busy, stressful when we have waitlists."
Pros: I enjoy the people I work with. Almost no conflict.
Cons: Misunderstanding about who does what when it comes to certain tasks.

Restaurant Host/Hostess in Barrie:
"Hostess."
Pros: Fun.
Cons: Late hours.

Restaurant Host/Hostess in Toronto:
"Good."
Pros: Flexibility.
Cons: Environment.

Key Stats for Restaurant Host/Hostess

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Restaurant Host/Hostess Salaries

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
C$24,000

▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 87%