Average Hourly Rate for Checkers Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $13.50), people who work for Checkers earn a median wage of $8.57 per hour. Checkers paychecks are largely negotiated based on geography, though what you do at the company and how long you've been working are also considered. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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6 profiles

Restaurant Manager
4 profiles

Fast Food Worker
3 profiles

United States (change)

2 profiles

Crew Leader
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 04 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
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About This Company


Fast food, Restaurant

Source: Freebase


U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Michigan; pay there average to $10.74 per hour.


Restaurant Assistant Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $10.74 per hour on average; Restaurant Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $9.76, followed by Assistant Fast Food Managers earning about $9.50 and Porters making around $8.21. Financial compensation for Cashiers is rather low — on average only $8.18 — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of about $8.69 per hour. The largest slice of the Checkers workforce (56 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $8.51 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Servsafe food manager certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $10.96 per hour.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be People Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $10.63 per hour. A common skill in Checkers' work force is Customer Service; nearly all of survey participants report using it on the job. Food Preparation, Customer Relations, and Cash Handling round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Just over two-fifths of workers can count on health insurance, and one-fourth of workers have dental coverage as a benefit.

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Key Stats for Checkers


71 %
29 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $10
Hourly Rate
$8 - $11

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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