The average hourly pay for a Waiter/Waitress in Ireland is €9.54.
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Job Description for Waiter/Waitress
The job responsibilities of a waiter can vary depending upon the type of establishment in which they are employed. However, no matter what their specific job duties may be, there are a few skills that are universal and must be followed at all times. A few of those skills include kindness, punctuality, multitasking, and the ability to take directions clearly. A waiter or waitress shoulders a large responsibility when it comes to the reputation of a specific restaurant, as one poor performance cou…Read more
- Maintain table appearance by pre-bussing, check drink levels and remove clutter.
- Keep station clean, set up and take down station tables appropriately.
- Present check for payment and provides change as needed.
- Take food and beverage orders, give food orders to kitchen and deliver orders.
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Pay by Experience Level for Waiter/Waitress
An entry-level Waiter/Waitress with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €9.00 based on 10 salaries. An early career Waiter/Waitress with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €9.39 based on 150 salaries. A mid-career Waiter/Waitress with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €9.81 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Waiter/Waitress with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €10.09 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €11.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Waiter/Waitress in their job title in Bray, Wicklow earn an average of 6.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Wexford, Wexford (1.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Limerick, Limerick (3.0% less), Cork, Cork (2.3% less) and Galway, Galway (1.2% less).
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