Avg. Salary
$7.98
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data!
Is Fast Food Worker your job title? Get your free, personalized salary report
Take our survey now »

The average pay for a Fast Food Worker is $7.98 per hour.

The average pay for a Fast Food Worker is {{pay}} per year.

$7
10%
$8
50%
$10
90%
MEDIAN $8
$0
10%
$0
50%
$0
90%
MEDIAN $0
$7.15 - $9.66
$7
$8
$9
MEDIAN: $7.98
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Hourly Data $0$13
Hourly Rate $7.15 - $9.66
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $0.81
Overtime $10.89
Annual Data $0$20K
Bonus $25.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$15,019 - $20,421
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

Job Description for Fast Food Worker

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 food worker ensures that orders are prepared properly, quickly and in the correct order.

Read More...

Fast Food Worker Tasks

  • 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.

Fast Food Worker Job Listings

Subway Restaurant Inc Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Fast Food Worker at Burger King Corporation?

Fast Food Worker in Orangevale:
"Its hard work with little pay."
Pros: The people I work with.
Cons: Low pay.

Fast Food Worker in Mount Pleasant:
"Somewhat stressful, has work flexibility."
Pros: The free employee meal.
Cons: The Drama. Rude customers.

Fast Food Worker in Waukesha:
"Simple, fast paced."
Pros: Easy going environment, decent management.
Cons: Poor crew members, poor management of stock.

Fast Food Worker in Jim Thorpe:
"Meh."
Pros: Coworkers are nice and mostly positive, management is easy to talk to and get along with.
Cons: Poor management decisions, corporate making poor decisions like cutting hours during busy weeks.

Fast Food Worker in Columbus:
"Good."
Pros: It's easy. I know I can keep this job.
Cons: No complaints. It's fine I can get a better job anytime.

Fast Food Worker in Carrollton:
Pros: The people I work with and the pace.
Cons: The treatment we receive from our general manager.

Fast Food Worker in Nashua:
"Can be enjoyable with the right workers."
Pros: There can be satisfaction in every order made right. The occasional polite customer can give the job at least some meaning.
Cons: Uncooperative coworkers can at times make working difficult. Managers who are either immature or tend to micromanage can make it tempting to walk off store property during a shift.

Key Stats for Fast Food Worker

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Fast Food Worker Salaries

Mid-Career
▲1%

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
$17,000

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 94%