General Manager, Restaurant with Budget Management Skills Salary

Just below three-fifths of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $35K to $75K per year, and the average comes out to $49K per year. Overall cash earnings of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills stretch from $35K near the bottom to $75K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $15K each from bonuses and profit sharing. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by the particular firm, but the particular city and experience level are influential factors as well. While close to a third report receiving no health benefits, the larger part do receive medical coverage, and a little more than half have dental, as well. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills. More than half of Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills (62 percent) survey respondents are men. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$34,952 - $69,042
$35K
$49K
$69K
MEDIAN: $49,406
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$10.00 - $20.83
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$15
$21
MEDIAN: $14.79
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$0$75K
Salary $34,952 - $69,042
Bonus $489.74 - $14,688
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,318
Commission $4,400
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).
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$34,786 - $75,096
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,049
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $10.00 - $20.83
Hourly Tips $0.72 - $6.81
Overtime $11.58 - $29.50
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $489.74 - $14,688
Commission $4,400
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $12,318
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).
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$34,786 - $75,096
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 143

General Manager, Restaurant Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for General Manager, Restaurant


McDonald's Corporation, Burger King Corporation, Taco Bell Corporation, Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar, and Arby's Restaurant Group Inc are top-notch employers for Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills in this area. With a median salary of $76K, T.G.I. Friday's offers Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills the highest pay. However, earnings don't seem to live on a large spectrum; they generally peter out at $52K and are capped at $90K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Chili's Grill & Bar at $67K, Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar at $61K, and Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc., where Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills annually earn $61K.

Burger King Corporation offers the lowest pay in the industry by far, with a median salary just about half of the top paying company's median ($39K). Workers also receive paychecks lighter than average at McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. ($40K), Pizza Hut, Inc. ($41K), and Denny's ($43K).

Pay by Experience Level for General Manager, Restaurant

Pay by Experience for a General Manager, Restaurant has a positive trend. An entry-level General Manager, Restaurant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 612 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A General Manager, Restaurant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 691 salaries. An experienced General Manager, Restaurant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 915 salaries. A General Manager, Restaurant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 444 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,238

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Francisco is home to an above-average pay rate for Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills, 41 percent higher than the national average. Restaurant General Managers with Budget Management skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+37 percent), Las Vegas (+36 percent), Boston (+29 percent), and Indianapolis (+21 percent). Austin is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 18 percent. Employers pay around 4 percent less in Dallas and 2 percent less in Denver, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for General Manager, Restaurant

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 594 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects General Manager, Restaurant Salaries

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
$51,000

▼4%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 594 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 33%