Waiter or Waitress (United States) salary

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info SALARY PROFILES
52
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
US$ 31,020
info AVG. NET SALARY
US$ 24,063

  UPDATED: 25 Jun 2018

What is average salary for Waiter or Waitress in United States?

Based on our survey (52 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Waiter or Waitress in United States is US$ 31,020. Average NET salary is US$ 24,063. The most frequent GROSS salary is US$ 23,397. The most frequent education is Some College. The most frequent experience are 0-1 Year.

City Avg. gross salary Profiles
Los Angeles US$ 32,250 04
New York City US$ 45,000 03
Boston US$ 28,333 03
Atlanta US$ 26,666 03
Colorado Springs US$ 42,230 02
Dallas US$ 39,380 02
Denver US$ 22,000 02
Cleveland US$ 20,500 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Waiter or Waitress in United States

Below is the list of 52 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(52/52) MANAGER


 Posted: 25 Jun 2018

      

Some College, 2-4 years: "I wait tables and manage staff."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

(51/52) WAITER


 Posted: 07 Nov 2017

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "Waiter at a busy airport in Phoenix arizona."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 52,500

(50/52) WAITRESS


 Posted: 07 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Serve customers the food and drink that they order."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 29,461

(49/52) WAITRESS


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Waiting on tables cleaning dealing with money."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(48/52) WAITRESS


 Posted: 28 Jun 2017

   

High School, 1-2 years: "Greet customers with a smile, ask what they want to drink, come back with drinks, take food orders, serve."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 32,000

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(47/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 10 May 2017

      

High School, 0-1 year: "Taking orders and serving customers."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,890

(46/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 04 May 2017

   

Some College, 1-2 years: "Take customers orders, clear tables in my section, dump dirty dishes in dish pit, change out coffee, clean in the back."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

(45/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 30 Apr 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Bartender, server, togo specialis."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 35,000

(44/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 30 Mar 2017

      

High School, 20+ years: "Taking food and drink orders. Delivery of food and drinks."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(43/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 15 Feb 2017

      

High School, 1-2 years: "I am the waiter at a seafood restaurant."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

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(42/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 10 Jan 2017

      

Bellow H. School, 1-2 years: "Wait tables in a small restaurant."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 12,000

(41/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 01 Oct 2016

      

Some College, 1-2 years: "Waitress why do i need to fill 30 characters seriously what i was a waitress what more could be described."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 22,000

(40/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 12 Nov 2015

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Mix drinks serve food."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

(39/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 28 Sep 2015

      

Some College, 16-20 years: "Server, take orders, insure guest satisfaction."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(38/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 16 Jun 2015

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(37/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 14 May 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 42,000

(36/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 08 Apr 2015

   

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 24,000

(35/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 03 Mar 2015

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

(34/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 02 Mar 2015

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 24,000

(33/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 14 Jan 2015

      

High School, 1-2 years: "Serving/making food, taking costumers'orders."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 21,000

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(32/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 03 Dec 2014

      

Bellow H. School, 0-1 year: "Give people food and take orders."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 15,000

(31/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 03 Nov 2014

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 24,000

(30/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 02 Nov 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 23,000

(29/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 05 Oct 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 18,000

(28/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 22 Aug 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(27/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 30 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(26/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 11 Jun 2014

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(25/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 28 May 2014

      

Bellow H. School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 18,760

(24/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 14 May 2014

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(23/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 01 May 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 32,000

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(22/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 15 Apr 2014

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 26,000

(21/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 09 Apr 2014

      

Bellow H. School education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 16,553

(20/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 26 Feb 2014

      

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 24,000

(19/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 26 Feb 2014

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(18/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 24 Feb 2014

      

Bellow H. School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 12,000

(17/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 23 Feb 2014

      

Bellow H. School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 13,920

(16/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 21 Feb 2014

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

(15/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 24 Jan 2014

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 52,000

(14/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 21 Nov 2013

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(13/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 08 Oct 2013

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

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(12/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 20 Sep 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

(11/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 25 Sep 2012

   

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 28,000

(10/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 23 Jun 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

(9/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 23 May 2012

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(8/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 05 Oct 2011

      

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(7/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 26 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(6/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 26 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(5/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 18 Sep 2011

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(4/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 04 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(3/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 28 Jul 2011

      

High School education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

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(2/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 29 Jun 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(1/52) WAITER OR WAITRESS


 Posted: 04 May 2011

      

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
85K US$ 80,000
02
65K US$ 60,000
01
55K US$ 52,900
05
45K US$ 44,000
03
35K US$ 30,692
13
25K US$ 23,397
21
15K US$ 15,176
07

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   WAITER OR WAITRESS   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 42,161 14
Female US$ 25,594 30
N/A US$ 31,875 08

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   WAITER OR WAITRESS   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Bachelors Degree US$ 30,946 10
Some College US$ 34,520 24
High School US$ 32,240 12
Bellow H. School US$ 14,705 06

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   WAITER OR WAITRESS   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 80,000 01
16-20 Years US$ 50,333 03
12-16 Years US$ 33,333 03
8-12 Years US$ 34,416 06
4-8 Years US$ 34,500 06
2-4 Years US$ 30,400 10
1-2 Years US$ 23,950 09
0-1 Year US$ 24,930 14

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  SURVEY BY AGES   WAITER OR WAITRESS   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
45-50 US$ 27,000 02
39-44 US$ 53,750 04
33-38 US$ 42,375 04
27-32 US$ 32,208 07
22-26 US$ 32,875 08
16-21 US$ 22,690 19
N/A US$ 31,875 08

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  SURVEY BY WORK   WAITER OR WAITRESS   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 39,913 20
Contract US$ 30,000 02
Self Employed US$ 35,730 02
Part Time US$ 24,405 28

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# Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. New York City Waiter or Waitress US$ 45,000 03
2. Colorado Springs Waiter or Waitress US$ 42,230 02
3. Dallas Waiter or Waitress US$ 39,380 02
4. Los Angeles Waiter or Waitress US$ 32,250 04
5. Boston Waiter or Waitress US$ 28,333 03
6. Atlanta Waiter or Waitress US$ 26,666 03
7. Denver Waiter or Waitress US$ 22,000 02
8. Cleveland Waiter or Waitress US$ 20,500 02

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. United States United States US$ 31,020 US$ 31,020 52
2. Australia Australia Waiter or Waitress US$ 30,430 AU$ 33,737 11
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Waiter or Waitress US$ 27,010 GBP 18,233 24
4. Canada Canada Waiter or Waitress US$ 25,899 CA$ 29,000 09
5. India India Waiter or Waitress US$ 8,189 INR 470,333 06
6. China China Waiter or Waitress US$ 5,672 CNY 37,100 05

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