The average hourly pay for a Restaurant Supervisor in Canada is C$13.48.
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C$11 - C$18
C$200 - C$5,000
C$24,192 - C$43,392
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Job Description for Restaurant Supervisor
A restaurant supervisor typically works in a food-service establishment below the managerial level. The supervisor - who may also be called a dining room supervisor, head waiter, lead cook, or by another title - works with management to ensure standards of service and food quality are met. The supervisor may also work as a server or cook, but normally he or she is entirely tasked with other responsibilities. The supervisor's primary role is to supervise the overall functioning of the restaurant…Read more
Restaurant Supervisor Tasks
- Train, evaluate, mentor and ensure high quality performance from restaurant staff.
- Evaluate, revise and update menus and prices.
- Respond to customer inquiries and requests, describe menu items and price special events.
- Order supplies, check inventory, maintain budget and deliver paychecks.
- Oversee food preparation and ingredient sourcing to maintain quality standards.
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Popular Skills for Restaurant Supervisor
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Skills in Customer Service, People Management, Team Leadership, Training and Cash Handling are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant Supervisor
An early career Restaurant Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$12.97 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Restaurant Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.34 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Restaurant Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$14.93 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$15.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Restaurant Supervisor in their job title in Kelowna, British Columbia earn an average of 23.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (9.1% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (4.7% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (3.6% less).
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