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Dining Service Worker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$31,199 (USD)

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The average pay for a Dining Service Worker is $31,199 a year and $15 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Dining Service Worker is between $31,199 and $32,048. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Assembles meal trays in commissary kitchen for inflight service of airlines, multiunit restaurant chains, industrial caterers, or educational, and similar institutions, performing any combination of following duties.
  • Reads charts to determine amount and kind of foods and supplies to be packaged.
  • Fills individual serving cartons with portions of various foods and condiments, such as cream, jams, and sauces, by hand or using automatic filling machine.
  • Portions and garnishes hot cooked foods, such as meat and vegetables, into individual serving dishes.
  • Stores dishes of hot food on shelves of portable electric warming cabinet or food cart for stowing aboard airplane or transfer to restaurant or cafeteria dining unit.
  • Removes pans of portioned salads, desserts, rolls, cream, and other cold food items from refrigerator or pantry, and places at appropriate stations of tray assembly counter to facilitate loading meal trays.
  • Places food items, silverware, and dishes in depression of compartmented food tray passing on conveyor belt.
  • Examines filled tray for completeness and appearance, and stores completed trays in refrigerated storage cabinets to be transported to airplane, dining room, or cafeteria.
  • May be designated according to type of food assembled as appetizer packer; casserole preparer; cold-food packer; hot-food packer.
Dining Service Worker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Preparation Workers

Job family population: 832,690

Estimated population of Dining Service Worker jobs: 46,189

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
3 %


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Dining Service Worker Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

May 8
New York, NY, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for a full-time CASHIER/FOOD SERVICE WORKER position. * Location : Bank of ... dining, educational facilities and off-premise catering events in New York City, Boston, Hartford ...
FOOD SERVICE WORKER/CASHIER (PART-TIME) - Several Openings @ North Brunswick Schools
May 16
North Brunswick Township, NJ, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for several part-time FOOD SERVICE WORKER/CASHIER positions. * Location : North ... Try one of our 4000 public and private school locations managed by Chartwells School Dining ...
Food Service Worker 2, Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, P19407
Apr 20
Queens Village, NY, USA
New York State Civil Service
Food Service Worker 1, Dietitian Technician, or Cook. Open Competitive: Candidates must have two ... dining hall; restaurant; or diner. Experience must have included responsibility for food ...
Food Service Jobs | Mahwah
May 11
Mahwah, NJ, USA
American Food & Vending
Now hiring Food Service workers for a local business dining cafe at a local business in Mahwah. Open positions include: grill cook, prep cooks, cashiers, general utility catering and more. First and ...
Dining Room Server
May 14
Florham Park, United States
Sunrise Senior Living
Working here is an unbelievable privilege and it will be something I carry with me for the rest of ... Responsibilities Responsibilities: - Serving as a role model in providing dining service to our ...
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