Average Late-Career Waiter/Waitress Hourly Pay

$6.85
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$2.74
MEDIAN
$6.85
90%
$12.13

The average hourly pay for a Waiter/Waitress is $6.85

Hourly Rate
$3 - $12
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$6k - $32k
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What Do Waiter/Waitresses Do?

Waiter/Waitress Tasks
  • Maintain table appearance by pre-bussing, check drink levels and remove clutter.
  • Keep station clean, set up and take down station tables appropriately.
  • Present check for payment and provides change as needed.
  • Take food and beverage orders, give food orders to kitchen and deliver orders.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
78.7%
Male
21.3%
This data is based on 47 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

9%

Dental

7%

Vision

9%

None

91%