How much does a Fast Food Worker make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Fast Food Worker in the United States is $11 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $10 and $13. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Fast Food Worker greets customers, answers questions about menu items, and takes food and drink orders. Enters orders into cash register, collects payments, and follows cash handling policies as required. Being a Fast Food Worker maintains cleanliness and neatness of restaurant. May assist in preparing customer orders. Additionally, Fast Food Worker may require a high school diploma. Typically reports to a manager or supervisor. The Fast Food Worker works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
Aramark provides food, facilities management, and uniform services to education, healthcare, business and industry, sports, leisure, and corrections clients in North America and internationally. It operates in three segments: Food and Support Services United States, Food and Support Services International, and Uniform ... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
What does a Fast Food Worker do?
Fast Food Worker in Akron, OH
Fast Food Workers perform duties which combine preparing and serving food and nonalcoholic beverages.
December 26, 2019
Fast Food Worker in Scranton, PA
The disgruntled customer also poured a milkshake, which had been part of his combo meal, over the restaurant worker’s head.
February 09, 2020
Fast Food Worker in Huntsville, AL
Especially in a city where our school system is shattered, we need to tackle both increasing the minimum wage and providing quality and equitable education for children so they will develop to be whatever they want (from fast food franchise owner to scientist).
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Fast Food Worker in the United States. The average hourly rate for Fast Food Worker ranges from $10 to $13 with the average hourly pay of $11. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $10 to $14 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $12.