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Restaurant manager salary in United States

How much does a Restaurant Manager make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $58,000
Low $43,692
High $76,994
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a restaurant manager is $58,000 per year in the United States. 97.4k salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for Restaurant Managers in United States

  1. Cracker Barrel
    14,327 reviews2.4k salaries reported
    $116,160per year
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Highest paying cities for Restaurant Managers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $71,916 per year
    1.2k salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $69,719 per year
    386 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $62,486 per year
    639 salaries reported
  1. Indianapolis, IN
    $59,872 per year
    532 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $59,045 per year
    849 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $58,809 per year
    802 salaries reported
  1. New Orleans, LA
    $58,296 per year
    157 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $55,321 per year
    563 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $53,876 per year
    681 salaries reported
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Where can a Restaurant Manager earn more?

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Most common benefits for Restaurant Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Adoption assistance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Food provided
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Partner benefits
  • Pet insurance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Uniform allowance
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 6,316 ratings

51% of Restaurant Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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Average $61,656 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Restaurant Manager

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