Average Hourly Rate for Texas Roadhouse, Inc Employees

Texas Roadhouse, Inc, another name in the ever-expanding eating and drinking places, welcomes job seekers of all trades. Headquartered in Louisville, Ky., the company has open positions ranging from Line Cook to Server. Employees of Texas Roadhouse, Inc bring in an average of $9.99 per hour, and when they are working overtime, they earn $17.28. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Texas Roadhouse, Inc, but geography and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Texas Roadhouse, Inc Hourly Rate


Line Cook
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Prep Cook
18 profiles

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Meat Cutter
18 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 174
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About This Company

Louisville, Kentucky 40205

Eating and Drinking Places, Restaurant

Texas Road House, Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse, Inc pays its employees an average of $10.06 an hour. Hourly pay at Texas Roadhouse, Inc ranges from an average of $4.94 to $14.30 an hour. Texas Roadhouse, Inc employees with the job title Accountant make the most with an average hourly rate of $25.00, while employees with the title Waiter/Waitress make the least with an average hourly rate of $2.39.


Bringing in the most money are Meat Cutters — their earnings average $12.15 per hour. Prep Cooks are a close second at $11.00 along with Bakers (approximately $10.00) and Line Cooks (about $9.97). Financial compensation for Servers is rather low — on average only — relative to the rest of the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $15.50 per hour) can be spotted in Anchorage, Alaska; the company's headquarter city of Louisville, Ky. ($14.95), Butler, Pa. ($14.49), and Cedar Rapids, Iowa ($10.75) are the next top-paying cities. At around $7.07, Knoxville, Tenn. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the firm, employees working in Kentucky take home the most — approximately $12.00 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $11.14 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (60 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.57 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers receive bigger paychecks (about $14.40 per hour) than those without credentials. It pays to have an Associate of Arts (AA) at Texas Roadhouse, Inc — these employees make the most at around $12.01 per hour.


Employees who count Accounts Payable among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $19.97 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, over a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Order Inventory, Food Preparation, and Marketing Management were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Texas Roadhouse, Inc can sometimes lack paid time off; one in five employees get paid vacation days, and one in ten workers receive paid sick leave. For roughly two in five workers, benefits include health insurance, and roughly a third of workers get dental coverage, too. Texas Roadhouse, Inc employees also enjoy perks such as free drinks, flexible hours, a casual working environment, food/meal discounts, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Texas Roadhouse, Inc


40 %
60 %
Hourly Rate
$2 - $11
Hourly Rate
$7 - $13

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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