Cook & Waitress/Waiter Salary

How much does a Cook & Waitress/Waiter make in the United States?
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$24,977 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$12 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,321 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average cook & waitress/waiter salary in United States is $24,977 or an equivalent hourly rate of $12. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,321. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$19,794 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$29,018 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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