Average Catering Coordinator Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Catering Coordinator is $15.87 in 2023

Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
$410 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$25k - $48k
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What Do Catering Coordinators Do?

Catering Coordinator Tasks
  • Plan, organize and coordinate all aspects of events using catering services.
  • Investigate and resolve catering issues regarding food, rentals, sanitation and safety.
  • Communicate catering plans with other departments/partners such as venue, rental company and food vendors.
  • Design catering plan including floor plans, food and beverage menus, and equipment/supply rentals with in coordination with each client.
  • Market and sell catering business to new and existing customers including referrals.
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How do Catering Coordinators Rate Their Jobs?

3.5 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 26 responses, the job of Catering Coordinator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.54 out of 5. On average, Catering Coordinators are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Catering Coordinators

What is the highest pay for Catering Coordinators?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Catering Coordinator is $22.44 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Catering Coordinators?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Catering Coordinator is $11.81 / hour

How can Catering Coordinators increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Catering Coordinator is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Catering Coordinator that oversees more junior Catering Coordinators, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.