Average Salary for Noodles and Company Employees

Broomfield, Colo.-based Noodles and Company hires for positions ranging from Restaurant General Manager to Assistant General Manager in the restaurant. Compensation for Noodles and Company employees is around $37K annually on average. Where you live primarily drives compensation; however, how long you've been working and your role at the company are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Noodles and Company. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Noodles and Company Median Salary by Job


General Manager, Restaurant
13 profiles

Assistant General Manager (AGM)
9 profiles

Restaurant Assistant Manager
5 profiles

United States (change)

Vice President (VP) & Associate General Counsel
2 profiles

Licensing Manager
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
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About This Company

Broomfield, Colorado 


Source: Freebase


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($76K per year) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; the company's headquarter city of Broomfield, Colo. (around $65K), Denver, Colo. ($55K), and Aurora, Colo. ($35K) are the next top-paying cities. At about $24K, Lawrence, Kan. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Illinois offers the highest pay at approximately $76K annually.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $46K per year. The greater proportion of employees (46 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $38K annually.


Bringing in the most money are Licensing Managers — their earnings average $61K per year. Restaurant General Managers are a close second at approximately $45K along with Restaurant Assistant Managers (around $38K) and Assistant General Managers ($37K).

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Servsafe food manager certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach $43K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at Noodles and Company come out on top, and their salaries approach $60K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $44K annually. People Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just over two-fifths of Noodles and Company's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Customer Service, Leadership, and Inventory Management as well.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of employees report contributing to a 401(k). A majority of survey participants can count on health insurance, and around half have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are free drinks, gym membership, life insurance, a casual working environment, and a stock purchase plan.

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Key Stats for Noodles and Company


63 %
37 %
$30,000 - $60,834
$36,436 - $60,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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