Restaurant Assistant Kitchen Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $14.48 per hour — though Prep Cooks, Line Cooks, and Kitchen Chefs also do fairly well at $12.61, approximately $11.60, and about $11.19, respectively. Near the bottom at Bonefish Grill are Bartenders, pulling in an average of just.
Years of Experience
Average pay is around $11.00 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (51 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $11.25 per hour.
U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Virginia; pay there average to $15.00 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers receive bigger paychecks ($14.00 per hour) than those without credentials.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Customer Relationship Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $16.00 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Order Inventory; more than two-fifths consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Food Preparation, People Management, and Training.
Benefits and Perks
Perks cover health insurance for approximately half and dental coverage for approximately one-half of workers.