Average Early-Career Restaurant Manager Salary in San Diego, California

$50,811
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$4,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Restaurant Manager in San Diego, California is $50,811.
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$41k
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$51k
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$64k
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$41k - $64k
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What Do Restaurant Managers Do?

Restaurant Manager Tasks
  • Hire, train and develop all restaurant staff.
  • Create side work assignments and ensure completion with wait staff.
  • Organize and conduct pre-shift and departmental meetings daily.
  • Maintain all reservation systems and book to accommodate business demands.
  • Maintain schedules, payroll and other administrative support to maintain food and beverage cost controls and inventory.

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What Are Popular Skills for Restaurant Managers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant Managers?

A mid-career Restaurant Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,605 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Restaurant Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,836 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,000.
Employees with Restaurant Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 5.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (22.1% less), Denver, Colorado (13.7% less) and Dallas, Texas (12.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 65 survey responses.
Mid Career
49.2%
Experienced
35.4%
Late Career
15.4%