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$23,131

Average Base Salary

$11/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,113

Average Bonus
The average waiter formal salary in United States is $23,131 or an equivalent hourly rate of $11. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,113. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$21,329

Entry Level Salary

$31,364

Senior Level Salary
An entry level waiter formal (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $21,329. On the other end, a senior level waiter formal (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $31,364.

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Job Description
Take orders and serve food and beverages to patrons at tables in dining establishment. Excludes "Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop" (35-3022).
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