Average Hourly Rate for Perkins Restaurants Employees

In keeping with the fast-paced restaurant, Memphis, Tenn.-based Perkins Restaurants employs a variety of talent to meet demands; available positions stretch from Line Cook to Assistant General Manager. Median pay for Perkins Restaurants workers sits around $9.78 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $20.64. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Perkins Restaurants Hourly Rate


Line Cook
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Assistant General Manager (AGM)
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
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About This Company

Memphis, Tennessee 



Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $12.00 per hour. The largest fraction of Perkins Restaurants people (46 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $9.57 per hour on average.


The highest pay by state can be found in South Dakota, where pay average out at about $14.95 per hour.


Assistant General Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing $15.00 per hour; Line Cooks are next on the list, bringing in close to $13.00 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $14.00 per hour.


In this position, it pays to have Inventory Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $15.00 per hour. Scheduling also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; almost all of employees surveyed report using it at work. Customer Service, People Management, and Customer Relations were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Health insurance comes as part of the deal for just under one in three workers, and just under a third of workers report receiving dental coverage as well.

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Key Stats for Perkins Restaurants


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63 %
Hourly Rate
$5 - $13
Hourly Rate
$11 - $16

Job Satisfaction

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