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

Average Restaurant Manager Hourly Wage in the United States

Restaurant Managers earn a median hourly wage of $24.43. Hourly wages typically start from $14.08 and go up to $41.89.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Restaurant Manager Yearly Salary in the United States

Restaurant Managers earn a median salary of $50,820 per year. Salaries typically start from $29,290 and go up to $87,120.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

88%
Full-Time
12%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
2093
RATINGS
Restaurant Managers average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Restaurant Managers in the 8th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Restaurant Manager Earnings by Seniority

Top End Restaurant Manager Earnings

The highest earning Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$41.89
an hour
$87,120
per year
Senior Restaurant Manager Earnings

Senior Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$32.21
an hour
$66,990
per year
Experienced Restaurant Manager Earnings

Experienced Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$24.43
an hour
$50,820
per year
Junior Restaurant Manager Earnings

Junior Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$18.40
an hour
$38,260
per year
Starting Restaurant Manager Earnings

Starting Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$14.08
an hour
$29,290
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Restaurant Manager salary comparison

Restaurant Managers earn more than 80% percent of Food & Drink careers. Restaurant Manager salaries are in the bottom 51% of all careers in the United States.

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary $58k
Restaurant Manager Salary $50k
Food Safety And Quality Technician Salary $44k
Brewmaster Salary $38k
Butcher Salary $29k
Dietetic Technician Salary $26k
Restaurant Cook Salary $24k
Food Preparation Worker Salary $21k
Food Server Salary $19k
Barista Salary $19k
Source:

Historical salary for Restaurant Managers in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Restaurant Manager salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Restaurant Manager Salary in New Jersey $34.60 $71,980 # 1
Restaurant Manager Salary in Florida $31.06 $64,610 # 2
Restaurant Manager Salary in Delaware $29.64 $61,650 # 3
Restaurant Manager Salary in New York $30.62 $63,690 # 4
Restaurant Manager Salary in Nevada $29.80 $61,990 # 5
Restaurant Manager Salary in Maryland $28.95 $60,210 # 6
Restaurant Manager Salary in Connecticut $29.06 $60,440 # 7
Restaurant Manager Salary in Rhode Island $33.10 $68,850 # 8
Restaurant Manager Salary in District of Columbia $29.30 $60,950 # 9
Restaurant Manager Salary in Alabama $29.04 $60,410 # 10
Restaurant Manager Salary in Massachusetts $29.03 $60,390 # 11
Restaurant Manager Salary in Virginia $28.35 $58,960 # 12
Restaurant Manager Salary in North Carolina $27.31 $56,810 # 13
Restaurant Manager Salary in Texas $26.74 $55,620 # 14
Restaurant Manager Salary in Hawaii $26.61 $55,340 # 15
Restaurant Manager Salary in Vermont $26.68 $55,500 # 16
Restaurant Manager Salary in Michigan $25.01 $52,030 # 17
Restaurant Manager Salary in Illinois $26.73 $55,590 # 18
Restaurant Manager Salary in Pennsylvania $25.83 $53,720 # 19
Restaurant Manager Salary in Alaska $26.80 $55,740 # 20
Restaurant Manager Salary in Washington $26.22 $54,550 # 21
Restaurant Manager Salary in New Hampshire $25.98 $54,040 # 22
Restaurant Manager Salary in Arizona $24.83 $51,640 # 23
Restaurant Manager Salary in North Dakota $23.83 $49,560 # 24
Restaurant Manager Salary in Maine $24.96 $51,930 # 25
Restaurant Manager Salary in Ohio $24.03 $49,970 # 26
Restaurant Manager Salary in Minnesota $24.08 $50,090 # 27
Restaurant Manager Salary in Wyoming $24.25 $50,430 # 28
Restaurant Manager Salary in South Dakota $25.17 $52,360 # 29
Restaurant Manager Salary in Indiana $22.83 $47,490 # 30
Restaurant Manager Salary in California $22.52 $46,850 # 31
Restaurant Manager Salary in Louisiana $23.95 $49,810 # 32
Restaurant Manager Salary in Oregon $22.49 $46,770 # 33
Restaurant Manager Salary in Montana $21.94 $45,640 # 34
Restaurant Manager Salary in New Mexico $20.10 $41,810 # 35
Restaurant Manager Salary in West Virginia $22.87 $47,580 # 36
Restaurant Manager Salary in Missouri $21.43 $44,570 # 37
Restaurant Manager Salary in Kansas $20.51 $42,660 # 38
Restaurant Manager Salary in Nebraska $22.32 $46,430 # 39
Restaurant Manager Salary in Oklahoma $21.52 $44,760 # 40
Restaurant Manager Salary in Kentucky $21.78 $45,300 # 41
Restaurant Manager Salary in Wisconsin $21.14 $43,970 # 42
Restaurant Manager Salary in Mississippi $21.41 $44,540 # 43
Restaurant Manager Salary in Arkansas $21.08 $43,850 # 44
Restaurant Manager Salary in South Carolina $20.62 $42,890 # 45
Restaurant Manager Salary in Georgia $20.89 $43,450 # 46
Restaurant Manager Salary in Utah $19.94 $41,470 # 47
Restaurant Manager Salary in Tennessee $19.04 $39,600 # 48
Restaurant Manager Salary in Iowa $18.47 $38,410 # 49
Restaurant Manager Salary in Idaho $17.47 $36,330 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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