The average hourly pay for an Assistant Manager, Fast Food is $10.74.
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Job Description for Assistant Manager, Fast Food
An assistant manager in the fast food industry is responsible for overseeing the operation of a fast food restaurant, typically under the supervision of a general manager. Individuals in this position manage a group of line-level employees who perform such functions as preparing food, cleaning, and taking customer orders. The assistant manager must know how to perform all line-level functions, as they must ensure these tasks are successfully completed and perhaps fill in on the line. Many fas…Read more
Assistant Manager, Fast Food Tasks
- Supervise restaurant staff during shifts, including hiring, scheduling, and evaluations.
- Place orders, assess inventory, and organize stores.
- Maintain the facility, including assigning staff to clean and conduct preventative maintenance.
- Balance cash receipts.
- Be responsible for providing hygienic, safe food that meets branding, and company standards.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Assistant Manager, Fast Food
The top respondents for the job title Assistant Manager, Fast Food are from the companies Burger King Corporation, Wendy's International, Inc. and Arby's Restaurant Group Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Taco Bell Corporation where the average pay is $12.22. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Wendy's International, Inc. and Arby's Restaurant Group Inc, earning around $11.50 and $11.14, respectively. Subway Restaurant Inc pays the lowest at around $9.73. Sonic Drive - In and Burger King Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $10.04 and $10.33, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Assistant Manager, Fast Food
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Skills in Customer Service, People Management, Food Preparation, Training and Inventory Control are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Manager, Fast Food
An entry-level Assistant Manager, Fast Food with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.30 based on 68 salaries. An early career Assistant Manager, Fast Food with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.66 based on 1,009 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Manager, Fast Food with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.64 based on 430 salaries. An experienced Assistant Manager, Fast Food with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.13 based on 288 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $12.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Assistant Manager, Fast Food in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 18.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Omaha, Nebraska (14.1% more) and Dallas, Texas (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (8.2% less), San Antonio, Texas (8.2% less) and Houston, Texas (5.4% less).
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