The average salary for a Restaurant Manager in South Africa is R157,700.
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Job Description for Restaurant Manager
A restaurant manager is a person in charge of the daily operations of an eating establishment. He or she typically helps to hire, train, and schedule staff to meet expected business demands. The restaurant manager also sets standards for service and food quality and works with employees to see that these are met. He or she will typically also work behind the scenes, performing such tasks as handling purchasing, reconciling daily sales, and depositing restaurant receipts. In most restaurants, a …Read more
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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Popular Skills for Restaurant Manager
Skills in People Management and Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership, Operations Management and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant Manager
An early career Restaurant Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R107,822 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Restaurant Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R173,793 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Restaurant Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R180,000 based on 22 salaries.
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