Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Fast Food Worker is $8.41
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Fast Food Workers?
An early career Fast Food Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $8.43 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Fast Food Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.50 based on 6 salaries.
What Do Fast Food Workers Do?
Fast food workers are responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction at their fast food restaurant. They make sure the customer’s order is received in a timely and accurate manner; depending on their establishment and position, a fast food worker may be trained in handling food before, during and after preparation. If they take customer orders, fast food workers are responsible for entering orders accurately and operating a cash register. If they are responsible for food preparation, the fast …Read more
- Greet and receive customer orders and payment while offering menu information, answering questions, and up-selling.
- Assist with kitchen prep.
- Clean and stock work and customer areas.