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The average waiter/waitress captain salary in United States is $42,912 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $996. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level waiter/waitress captain (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $30,384. On the other end, a senior level waiter/waitress captain (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $51,557.

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Job Description
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in preparing and serving food.

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Captain / Lead Server
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... Waiter, Expeditor, Chef and Management to assure seamless service on any given evening. The Captain ... is essentially the spokesperson for The Restaurant. More detail about The Restaurant At Meadowood ...
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