Entry-Level Waiter/Waitress Salary

An Entry-Level Waiter/Waitress earns an average wage of $5.14 per hour.

$7,513 - $48,759
$8K
$23K
$49K
MEDIAN: $22,539
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50%
90%

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$2.21 - $10.72
$2
$5
$11
MEDIAN: $5.65
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$0$48K
Salary $7,513 - $48,759
Bonus $0.00 - $24,957
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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$9,263 - $36,565
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 256
Hourly Data $0$18
Hourly Rate $2.21 - $10.72
Hourly Tips $0.91 - $14.95
Overtime $4.06 - $18.89
Annual Data $0$36K
Bonus $0.00 - $24,957
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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$9,263 - $36,565
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,061

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Waiter/Waitress Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Waiter/Waitress in Raleigh:
"Some people work harder than others."
Don't let small things get to you. Work your hardest and do what you are supposed to regardless of others.

Waiter/Waitress in Groveland:
"A Teenager Wanting Extra Money."
If you are a 16 or 17 year old looking for extra gas money, then you need this job. It pays jut the right amount for gas and cheap car payments.

Waiter/Waitress in New York:
"Work with brain."
If you see guest , introduce yourself is your grandmother or grandfather, and serve them as carefully is possible.

Waiter/Waitress in Chicago Heights:
"What my Income would have been."
To have social skills and be able to multitask.

Key Stats for Waiter/Waitress

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 155 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
10%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 155 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 86%
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