Average Hourly Rate for Chili's Grill & Bar Employees

Chili's Grill & Bar workers earn an average of $10.32 per hour normally and $18.26 during overtime hours. Though geography and your experience level are influential salary factors for those at Chili's Grill & Bar, your role at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Chili's Grill & Bar Hourly Rate


Line Cook
67 profiles

Restaurant Host/Hostess
23 profiles

21 profiles

United States (change)

16 profiles

Cook, Restaurant
12 profiles

Prep Cook
7 profiles

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  • Updated: 09 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 181
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Find out more about pay at Chili's Grill & Bar


Bringing in the most money are Restaurant Cooks — their earnings average $12.95 per hour. Line Cooks are a close second at $11.90 along with Prep Cooks (around $10.59) and Dishwashers ($9.95). Bartenders make an average , close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $12.95 per hour) can be spotted in Jacksonville, Fla.; Albuquerque, N.M. (approximately $12.50), San Antonio, Texas ($12.00), and Arlington, Texas ($11.00) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at ) is St. Louis, Mo. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Tennessee, where they average to approximately $12.77 per hour.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $10.73 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Chili's Grill & Bar people (46 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $9.94 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach around $14.00 per hour for Servsafe food manager certifications; non-accredited workers make much less. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Chili's Grill & Bar awards $12.00 to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Order Inventory among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $14.00 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Chili's Grill & Bar is Customer Service, with more than two-fifths considering it a key competency. Food Preparation, Training, and Customer Relations round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

More than a third of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Close to one-half of workers report having health insurance, and over a third of workers report having dental coverage. Chili's Grill & Bar also dishes out privileges such as free drinks, food/meal discounts, food/meals on duty, and meal allowances.

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Key Stats for Chili's Grill & Bar


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70 %
Hourly Rate
$2 - $11
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for Chili's Grill & Bar

  1. Jacksonville, Florida
  2. Arlington, Texas
  3. Syracuse, New York
  4. San Antonio, Texas
  5. Albuquerque, New Mexico
  6. Cartersville, Georgia
  7. St. Louis, Missouri

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