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Kitchen Manager Salary

How Much Does a Kitchen Manager Make in the United States?

The average base salary for a Kitchen Manager in the United States is a month or $56,460 per year, according to the most recent data averaged from Indeed, Salary.com and ZipRecruiter.

Average Kitchen Manager Base Salary:

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The average wage for a Kitchen Manager is per hour.

In most cases, Kitchen Managers do not receive tips. Tips are more commonly distributed among front-of-house staff, such as Servers and Bartenders.

Annual Mean Wage of Kitchen Managers by State

[Calculated using Indeed, Salary.com and ZipRecruiter data]

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Kitchen Manager Salary in Major US Cities

Miami

Annual mean wage

$56,380

# of employees

5,160

Projected growth

17,434

New York City

Annual mean wage

$66,760

# of employees

16,280

Projected growth

18,722

Chicago

Annual mean wage

$59,828

# of employees

7,870

Projected growth

9,050

Los Angeles

Annual mean wage

$64,634

# of employees

11,690

Projected growth

13,443

[Calculated using Indeed, Salary.com and Glassdoor data]

 

High-Paying Cities for Kitchen Managers

CityAvg SalaryAvg Hourly Wage
Los Angeles, CA64,63431.07
NYC, NY66,76032.10
Miami, FL56,38027.11
Chicago, IL59,82828.76

Average Kitchen Manager Salary by State

Explore the average Kitchen Manager salary by state.

StateAvg. Salary
Alabama$53,784
Alaska$57,693
Arizona$52,904
Arkansas$49,090
California$61,483
Colorado$58,542
Connecticut$58,652
Delaware$55,859
Florida$49,086
Georgia$52,422
Hawaii$59,114
Idaho$53,195
Illinois$56,859
Indiana$52,682
Iowa$52,476
Kansas$52,675
Kentucky$50,727
Louisiana$51,607
Maine$54,296
Maryland$58,944
Massachusetts$61,554
Michigan$52,479
Minnesota$58,034
Mississippi$50,537
Missouri$51,161
Montana$50,701
Nebraska$51,531
Nevada$54,548
New Hampshire$55,923
New Jersey$60,587
New Mexico$49,760
New York$61,445
North Carolina$53,058
North Dakota$54,405
Ohio$55,241
Oklahoma$51,368
Oregon$57,873
Pennsylvania$55,187
Rhode Island$58,254
South Carolina$52,827
South Dakota$50,986
Tennessee$54,500
Texas$54,822
Utah$52,067
Vermont$54,254
Virginia$54,969
Washington$61,989
West Virginia$48,298
Wisconsin$51,067
Wyoming$52,521
District of Columbia$63,772

How Much Do Similar Careers to a Kitchen Manager Get Paid?

Kitchen Managers earn less than Restaurant Managers and Directors of Restaurant Operations but more than Assistant Restaurant Managers.

Labor Laws and Taxes for Kitchen Managers

As a Kitchen Manager, knowing the minimum wage, overtime pay and leave policies in your state could be beneficial.

Check out the guides below or view more labor laws:

To easily calculate federal, state and local taxes in your state, use our free Paycheck Calculator.

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