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

Average Restaurant Manager Yearly Salary in the United States

Restaurant Managers earn an average yearly salary of $35,570. Salaries typically start from $19,865 and go up to $54,272.

Average Restaurant Manager Hourly Wage in the United States

Restaurant Managers earn an average hourly wage of $17.10. Hourly wages typically start from $9.55 and go up to $26.09.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

88%
Full-Time
12%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
2672
RATINGS
Restaurant Managers average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Restaurant Managers in the 7th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Restaurant Manager 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:

$26.09
an hour
$54,272.0
per year
Senior Restaurant Manager Earnings

Senior Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$21.10
an hour
$43,894.4
per year
Experienced Restaurant Manager Earnings

Experienced Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$15.35
an hour
$31,931.5
per year
Junior Restaurant Manager Earnings

Junior Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$12.26
an hour
$25,494.3
per year
Starting Restaurant Manager Earnings

Starting Restaurant Managers in the United States earn:

$9.55
an hour
$19,865.0
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Restaurant Manager Salary Comparison

Restaurant Managers earn more than 27% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Sommelier Salary $40k
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Spa Manager Salary $37k
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Music Business Manager Salary $34k
Culinary Chef Salary $33k
Nutritionist Salary $32k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

Restaurant Manager salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Restaurant Manager Salary in Delaware $34.57 $71,910 # 1
Restaurant Manager Salary in Maryland $31.81 $66,170 # 2
Restaurant Manager Salary in Connecticut $31.77 $66,080 # 3
Restaurant Manager Salary in Rhode Island $31.29 $65,080 # 4
Restaurant Manager Salary in District of Columbia $31.20 $64,890 # 5
Restaurant Manager Salary in New Jersey $30.96 $64,397.3 # 6
Restaurant Manager Salary in Alabama $30.94 $64,350 # 7
Restaurant Manager Salary in Nevada $30.22 $62,851.0 # 8
Restaurant Manager Salary in Hawaii $28.77 $59,850 # 9
Restaurant Manager Salary in Vermont $28.50 $59,290 # 10
Restaurant Manager Salary in Alaska $27.99 $58,220 # 11
Restaurant Manager Salary in New Hampshire $27.14 $56,460 # 12
Restaurant Manager Salary in North Dakota $26.95 $56,050 # 13
Restaurant Manager Salary in Massachusetts $26.61 $55,348.4 # 14
Restaurant Manager Salary in New York $26.53 $55,182.8 # 15
Restaurant Manager Salary in Maine $26.50 $55,130 # 16
Restaurant Manager Salary in Wyoming $25.54 $53,120 # 17
Restaurant Manager Salary in South Dakota $25.49 $53,020 # 18
Restaurant Manager Salary in Louisiana $25.01 $52,030 # 19
Restaurant Manager Salary in Virginia $24.59 $51,152.9 # 20
Restaurant Manager Salary in Pennsylvania $24.34 $50,617.1 # 21
Restaurant Manager Salary in Montana $24.23 $50,390 # 22
Restaurant Manager Salary in New Mexico $23.66 $49,210 # 23
Restaurant Manager Salary in West Virginia $23.63 $49,160 # 24
Restaurant Manager Salary in Nebraska $23.32 $48,500 # 25
Restaurant Manager Salary in Oklahoma $23.12 $48,080 # 26
Restaurant Manager Salary in North Carolina $23.07 $47,984.4 # 27
Restaurant Manager Salary in Mississippi $22.78 $47,380 # 28
Restaurant Manager Salary in Florida $22.61 $47,034.8 # 29
Restaurant Manager Salary in Arkansas $22.57 $46,950 # 30
Restaurant Manager Salary in Washington $22.38 $46,541.2 # 31
Restaurant Manager Salary in Arizona $21.86 $45,474.3 # 32
Restaurant Manager Salary in South Carolina $21.67 $45,073.1 # 33
Restaurant Manager Salary in Oregon $21.08 $43,852.7 # 34
Restaurant Manager Salary in Illinois $21.04 $43,767.1 # 35
Restaurant Manager Salary in Kansas $20.70 $43,055.1 # 36
Restaurant Manager Salary in Michigan $20.50 $42,649.0 # 37
Restaurant Manager Salary in California $20.42 $42,466.2 # 38
Restaurant Manager Salary in Missouri $20.41 $42,460.2 # 39
Restaurant Manager Salary in Virgin Islands $20.18 $41,980 # 40
Restaurant Manager Salary in Texas $20.12 $41,846.4 # 41
Restaurant Manager Salary in Indiana $20.03 $41,657.7 # 42
Restaurant Manager Salary in Iowa $19.98 $41,560 # 43
Restaurant Manager Salary in Minnesota $19.87 $41,327.4 # 44
Restaurant Manager Salary in Wisconsin $19.63 $40,830.3 # 45
Restaurant Manager Salary in Idaho $19.04 $39,610 # 46
Restaurant Manager Salary in Georgia $19.03 $39,588.7 # 47
Restaurant Manager Salary in Ohio $18.73 $38,949.4 # 48
Restaurant Manager Salary in Tennessee $18.31 $38,089.2 # 49
Restaurant Manager Salary in Utah $18.06 $37,559.0 # 50
Restaurant Manager Salary in Colorado $17.92 $37,272.5 # 51
Restaurant Manager Salary in Kentucky $17.63 $36,670.9 # 52
Restaurant Manager Salary in United States $17.10 $35,570.0 # 53
Restaurant Manager Salary in Guam $15.74 $32,730 # 54
Restaurant Manager Salary in Puerto Rico $14.73 $30,640 # 55