How much does a Fast Food Worker make in the United States? The average Fast Food Worker salary in the United States is $22,718 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $20,550 and $26,252. Salary ranges 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. 

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25% $20,550 10% $18,576 90% $29,471 75% $26,252 $22,718 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Fast Food Worker

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 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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