The average salary for an Experienced Restaurant Manager in South Africa is R168,000.
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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 Operations Management, Customer Service and Inventory Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership and People Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant Manager
An entry-level Restaurant Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R84,950 based on 11 salaries. An early career Restaurant Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R98,418 based on 212 salaries. A mid-career Restaurant Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R141,223 based on 139 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R233,920.
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