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Host/Hostess Restaurant Salary

$29,400 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$1,258

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Host/Hostess Restaurant is $29,400 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Host/Hostess Restaurant is between $22,850 and $34,694. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Host/Hostess Restaurant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Welcomes guests to create a favorable impression of restaurant.
  • Attempts to ensure service is prompt and courteous and meals meet expectation.
  • Guides patrons to location for coats, hats, and other personal items.
  • Escorts patrons to tables and provides menus.
  • Books dining reservations and arranges parties or special services for diners.
Host/Hostess Restaurant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee Shop

Job family population: 414,540

Estimated population of Host/Hostess Restaurant jobs: 387,968

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$34,082
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Host/Hostess Restaurant Job Listings for United States

PM Restaurant Host/Hostess
Jul 19
Plainfield, IN, USA
Holiday Inn Indianapolis Airport
We are seeking a PM Restaurant Host/Hostess to become an integral part of our team! You will greet and seat guests, bus tables and serve food to patrons in the dining establishment. Responsibilities
Premium Club Host/Hostess
Jul 19
Levy Restaurants
Positions are Part-Time/Seasonal, unless otherwise stated ~ Open availability, most positions require evening, weekend and holiday hours NOW HIRING Premium Club Host/Hostess We are the face and name ...
Host Restaurant
Jul 11
South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA
Hyatt
The Landing Lake Tahoe Resort and Spa CA - South Lake Tahoe Bars/Restaurants/Outlets Hourly/Entry ... For immediate consideration for this hostess job, Click Apply Now and complete an application for ...
Restaurant Host/Hostess - Weatherford
Jul 10
Weatherford, Texas, USA
On The Border
Working at OTB- Have Fun Work Smart- Be the Best- Make Money- As a Host your job includes: Greeting and seating Guests in timely manner Managing restaurant waiting list during high volume times to ...
Host/Hostess
Jul 18
West Hollywood, CA, USA
Petite Taqueria
... restaurant and bar. - Anticipates the guests' needs and responds appropriately with a sense of urgency. - Maintains the proactive approach to solving any guest's questions or problems. - Directs ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Host/Hostess Restaurant is $29,400 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Host/Hostess Restaurant is between $22,850 and $34,694. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Host/Hostess Restaurant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Host/Hostess Restaurant Job Listings for United States

PM Restaurant Host/Hostess
Jul 19
Plainfield, IN, USA
Holiday Inn Indianapolis Airport
We are seeking a PM Restaurant Host/Hostess to become an integral part of our team! You will greet and seat guests, bus tables and serve food to patrons in the dining establishment. Responsibilities
Premium Club Host/Hostess
Jul 19
Levy Restaurants
Positions are Part-Time/Seasonal, unless otherwise stated ~ Open availability, most positions require evening, weekend and holiday hours NOW HIRING Premium Club Host/Hostess We are the face and name ...
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