Avg. Hourly Rate
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Free Drinks / Coke / Juice / Water
  • Food / Meal Discounts
  • Life Insurance / Disability

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Average Hourly Rate for Bob Evans Restaurants Employees
$10 per hour
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Bob Evans Restaurants Median Hourly Rate by Job


Grill Cook
22 profiles


15 profiles

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Prep Cook
14 profiles

10 profiles

Line Cook
4 profiles


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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 118
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Earning $13.12 per hour on average, Restaurant Assistant Managers receive the most money, followed by Grill Cooks ($9.78), Prep Cooks ($9.76), and Line Cooks (around $9.27). Earning only on average, Servers make less than most people in the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $13.07 per hour) can be spotted in Waterford, Mich.; Mansfield, Ohio (about $9.74), the company's headquarter city of Columbus, Ohio ($9.06), and Lima, Ohio ($8.00) are the next top-paying cities. Wooster, Ohio ranks low on the pay scale — at, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across Bob Evans Restaurants's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Indiana earn the most, taking home around $10.00 per hour.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Bob Evans Restaurants for between five and 10 years earn approximately $9.27 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Bob Evans Restaurants workforce (53 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $8.72 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $13.25 per hour. At Bob Evans Restaurants, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest pay at $21.63.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Team Leadership; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $13.15 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Bob Evans Restaurants workers, with a little over a half of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. People Management, Cash Handling, and Inventory Control are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of respondents save for retirement through Bob Evans Restaurants's 401(k) plan. For slightly more than half of workers, benefits include health insurance, and about one-half get dental coverage, too. Bob Evans Restaurants employees also enjoy perks such as free drinks and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Bob Evans Restaurants


55 %
45 %
Hourly Rate
$4 - $11
Hourly Rate
$8 - $12

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

About This Company

3776 S HIGH ST
Columbus, Ohio 43207

Restaurant, Eating and Drinking Places

Bob Evans Restaurants pays its employees an average of $9.50 an hour. Hourly pay at Bob Evans Restaurants ranges from an average of $6.11 to $13.04 an hour. Bob Evans Restaurants employees with the job title Business Analyst, IT make the most with an average hourly rate of $23.76, while employees with the title Waiter/Waitress make the least with an average hourly rate of $3.72.

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