Career and Job Search Guide

Food Servers, Nonrestaurant Salary and Wage Information

  Percentile 10% (Low) 50% (Median) 90% (High)
  Hourly Wage $6.36 $8.70 $13.81
  Annual Wage $13,200 $18,100 $28,700
  • "10% (Low)" indicates that 10% of workers earned less and 90% earned more.
  • "50% (Median)" indicates that 50% of workers earned less and 50% earned more.
  • "90% (High)" indicates that 90% of workers earned less and 10% earned more.
  • "N/A" indicates that data is not available
* The annual salary and wage data presented above represents U.S. based workers with full-time employment and year-round schedules.

 Career Description
Nonrestaurant Food Servers serve food to patrons in hotels, hospital rooms, or retirement facilities. They are not "Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers" or "Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop".