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Waiter/Waitress Buffet Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$28,981 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Waiter/Waitress Buffet is $28,981 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Waiter/Waitress Buffet is between $24,959 and $33,935. 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

  • Serves or assists diners to serve themselves at buffet or smorgasbord table.
  • Replenishes supplies of food and tableware.
  • May carry trays of food to individual tables for diners.
Waiter/Waitress Buffet Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Waiters and Waitresses

Job family population: 2,584,220

Estimated population of Waiter/Waitress Buffet jobs: 258,189

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Waiter/Waitress Buffet Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Banquet Server
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
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... a buffet. A banquet server's duties during the event can vary based on the situation, but, in ... Have at least 1 year of experience as a Banquet Server, Waiter or Waitress. * Be able to carry 10 ...
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