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85 profiles

Fast Food Worker
59 profiles


United States (change)

Crew Leader
28 profiles


Swing Manager
19 profiles

Cook, Fast Food
18 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 542
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Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $10.06 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (59 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $8.87 per hour.


Earning $10.89 per hour on average, Swing Managers receive the most money, followed by Assistant Fast Food Managers ($10.78), Restaurant Managers ($10.04), and Crew Leaders (around $8.32). Cashiers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $8.06.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $9.96 per hour) can be spotted in Tallahassee, Fla.; Baltimore, Md. ($9.90), Colorado Springs, Colo. (around $9.62), and Memphis, Tenn. (about $9.00) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Indianapolis, Ind. — at $8.12, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — $10.18 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $10.61 per hour for Servsafe food manager certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $12.00 per hour.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Training; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $10.29 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. is Customer Service, with a majority considering it a key competency. Key skills also include Food Preparation, People Management, and Cash Handling.

Benefits and Perks

Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about an eighth of employees — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. To plan for old age, one in five workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Over a third of workers can count on health insurance, and nearly one-fourth of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. A few more workplace perks are free drinks, flexible hours, food/meal discounts, and food/meals on duty.

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Key Stats for McDonald's Restaurants Ltd.


57 %
43 %
Hourly Rate
$7 - $12
Hourly Rate
$8 - $11

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 288 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

About This Company

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McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. pays its employees an average of $9.36 an hour. Hourly pay at McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. ranges from an average of $7.66 to $13.58 an hour. McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. employees with the job title Director of Operations make the most with an average hourly rate of $28.19, while employees with the title Server make the least with an average hourly rate of $5.65.

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