Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Busboy is $9.02
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Busboys?
An entry-level Busboy with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $8.77 based on 28 salaries. An early career Busboy with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.06 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Busboy with 5-9 years …Read more
What Do Busboys Do?
A busboy or busser usually works in a restaurant under the supervision of a waiter. The more politically correct term is busser. The busser is usually responsible for clearing dishes from the table as meals are consumed. When the customer has left the premises, the busser will clear the remaining dishes, will tidy up the table, and will provide new place settings for the next guests.
It is important to have a friendly and professional demeanor when approaching customers. The customer may …Read more