Server Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$22,000
$13,000
Min 10%
$22,000
Median 50%
$38,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Dell
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a server make?
As a Server in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $22,938 per year or $11.03 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $38,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $13,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Servers are in Hospitality companies and Retail companies. Some of the states with the best Server salaries are New York, Illinois, Connecticut, Oregon, and Alaska. Most Servers spend 1.9 years in the position.
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Average Server Salary By Location

Servers in the US makes an average salary of $22,938 per year or $11.03 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Servers at 33,032. Even an entry-level Server makes $19,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Server salaries are New York, Illinois, Connecticut, Oregon, and Alaska. On the other hand, Montana, Hawaii, Georgia, Oklahoma, and Maine report the lowest wages for Servers.

Map of Server Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Servers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Server Salary By Company

Servers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Hospitality companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Dell and Zachry Ind SERV Group are the best paying companies for Servers. Companies like iHeartMedia and IBM also pay high salaries to their Servers.

Server Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

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Date Added
Salary
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