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Restaurant Host Hostess Salary

$29,247 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$1,252

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 05, 2019

The average pay for a Restaurant Host Hostess is $29,247 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Restaurant Host Hostess is between $22,731 and $34,514. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Restaurant Host Hostess. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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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.
Restaurant Host Hostess Job Prevalence in the United States

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

Job family population: 416,950

Estimated population of Restaurant Host Hostess jobs: 390,224

Rate of error: 1.2%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,905
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Restaurant Host Hostess Job Listings for United States

Restaurant Server and Restaurant Host / Hostess
Dec 4
Smyrna, TN, USA
CFRA, LLC
Restaurant Cook Restaurant Server Restaurant Host and Restaurant Hostess On The Spot Job Offers Made! ** Increased hourly rate for hard to staff shifts and positions! ** Want a Career!? Happen to ...
Lead Host / ess
Nov 21
Bellevue, United States
Castilla Restaurant and Tapas Bar
Castilla Restaurant and Tapas Bar in Bellevue Washington now hiring for a lead host/ess. This position will be responsible for: * Maintaining our reservation system * making and tracking reservations ...
Restaurant Host / Hostess
Nov 5
Bell Gardens, CA, USA
The Bicycle Hotel & Casino
Qualified candidate for Restaurant Host / Hostess welcome patrons, seats patrons at tables, and helps ensure quality of facilities and service. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: * Answers ...
Server/Host/Hostess
Nov 13
San Ramon, CA, USA
Brass Door Restaurant
We are seeking a friendly, energetic and organized server/host and hostess to join our restaurant team. The host or hostess is the first person to interact with patrons, it is imperative that the ...
Firehouse Crawfish Hiring Host / Hostess
Nov 9
Sacramento, United States
Firehouse Crawfish Cajun Seafood Restaurant
Firehouse Crawfish is now hiring for Host/Hostess position for both Sacramento and Rancho Cordova ... At least 3-6 months working in restaurant/hospitality industry. It all started when a fireman gave ...

The average pay for a Restaurant Host Hostess is $29,247 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Restaurant Host Hostess is between $22,731 and $34,514. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Restaurant Host Hostess. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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