Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Front of House Manager is $41,238
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Front of House Managers?
An entry-level Front of House Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,536 based on 18 salaries. An early career Front of House Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,659 based on 207 …Read more
What Do Front of House Managers Do?
Restaurants are typically divided into two major management areas: back of house (including kitchen, storage, and dishwashing areas) and front of house (the dining room, lobby, and any lounge or bar areas.) The person who oversees the latter area at a dining establishment is the front of house manager.
Front of house managers oversee the interview and hiring processes for positions such as servers, hosts, bussers, and bartenders. They also oversee, direct, and actively participate in the …Read more
- Manage daily operations of the public areas of a theater, restaurant, or concert hall.
- Oversee preparation of public areas before guests arrive, and maintain cleanliness during business hours.
- Ensure compliance with safety and health regulations.
- Hire, train, and supervise front of house staff, making sure they meet customer service and sales objectives.