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Steward/Stewardess Banquet Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$25,767 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Steward/Stewardess Banquet is $25,767 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Steward/Stewardess Banquet is between $24,959 and $29,884. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Assists with activities of kitchen and dining-room workers during banquets to ensure that food is served promptly and guests are satisfied.
  • Converses with manager, catering, or executive chef on such items as serving arrangements and additional employees and equipment needed.
  • Places orders for table linen, china, glassware, and silverware, as needed.
  • Observes food being served to ensure that food is correctly garnished and arranged on plates.
  • Sets up and transports designated wares, equipment, and food for banquet functions.
  • Responds to guest inquiries about hotel services/features and local attractions/activities.
  • Resolves guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.
  • Assists with the transportation of soiled wares, trays/carts, and table top items from the kitchen line or banquet service area to the dishwashing station or other designated area.
  • Cleans coffee machine, sinks, counters, and surfaces in the banquet service area.
  • Washes wares, pots, pans, utensils, and other kitchen equipment, as assigned.
  • Monitors and maintains cleanliness, sanitation, and organization of assigned work areas.
  • Checks the working condition of equipment and machinery and rectifies any deficiencies.
  • Reports any damages, maintenance problems, or safety hazards to the supervisor.
  • Adheres to all sanitation and safety regulations as required by the hotel.
Steward/Stewardess Banquet Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Servers, Nonrestaurant

Job family population: 264,630

Estimated population of Steward/Stewardess Banquet jobs: 15,642

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Steward/Stewardess Banquet Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 18
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for 2 full-time STEWARD positions. * Location : Art Institute of Chicago - 111 S. ... Banquet, Food Service, Kitchen, Hospitality
May 2
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for ASSOC, STEWARD positions. * Location : Chicago, IL 60602 Note: online ... Banquet, Food Service, Kitchen, Hospitality
Stewarding Manager
Apr 1
Chicago, IL, USA
Banquet Stewarding * Responsible for scheduling and monitoring of stewards to distribute, track and recovery of equipment needed to execute banquets and event business. * Coordinate and oversee ...
Banquet Manager
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
The Banquet Manager is responsible for effectively and proactively monitoring the daily functions ... Responsible for ensuring coordination and execution of all events with Culinary, Stewarding ...
Servers Wanted
Apr 23
Chicago, IL, USA
Hospitality Services Group
English HSG is looking to hire people with interest to work in banquet service (Dishwasher, Waiter, Prep-cooks, Barbacks, Bussers,Houseman, Porters Bartenders and Stewards ). Our employees will have ...
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