The average salary for a Restaurant Manager with People Management skills in South Africa is R116,577.
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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, Leadership, Inventory Management and Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.
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 R88,437 based on 6 salaries. An early career Restaurant Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R93,786 based on 107 salaries. A mid-career Restaurant Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R140,148 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Restaurant Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R159,000 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R176,500.
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