Average General Manager, Restaurant Salary at McDonald's Corporation

$45,828
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,474
Bonus
$350
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a General Manager, Restaurant at McDonald's Corporation is $45,828.
10%
$34k
MEDIAN
$46k
90%
$57k
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Salary
$34k - $57k
Bonus
$509 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $350
Total Pay
$31k - $60k

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Job Description for General Manager, Restaurant

General Manager, Restaurant Tasks
  • Develop operational, marketing, and business plans in conjunction with owners or board of directors.
  • Estimate food and supply needs, oversee the placement of orders.
  • Hire, train, and supervise managers and staff.
  • Manage the budget, administer payroll, and make sure operations remain within budget.
  • Establish and enforce standards and regulations for personnel, administration, entertainment, and food.
The top respondents for the job title General Manager, Restaurant are from the companies Taco Bell Corporation, Burger King Corporation and Wendy's International, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Wendy's International, Inc. where the average pay is $45,080. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Taco Bell Corporation and Arby's Restaurant Group Inc, earning around $43,986 and $43,388, respectively. Papa John's Pizza pays the lowest at around $36,033. Domino's Pizza and Pizza Hut, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $37,190 and $38,392, respectively.

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Popular Skills for General Manager, Restaurant

Skills in Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership, Hiring, Customer Service and People Management.

Pay by Experience Level for General Manager, Restaurant

An early career General Manager, Restaurant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,327 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career General Manager, Restaurant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,549 based on 23 salaries. An experienced General Manager, Restaurant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,219 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,144.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 114 survey responses.
Early Career
21.1%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
39.5%
Late Career
19.3%