How much does a Kitchen Manager make in the United States? The average Kitchen Manager salary in the United States is $60,027 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $52,034 and $69,105. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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Kitchen Manager manages the daily operations of the kitchen, which may include but not limited to: accounting, finance, staff working schedule, inventory control and equipment supplies. Responsible for employees' training. Being a Kitchen Manager oversees other departments that contribute to the operations of the kitchen. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Kitchen Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Kitchen Manager supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a Kitchen Manager typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Kitchen Manager do?
Kitchen Manager in Pascagoula, MS
Kitchen managers handle a group of chefs, janitors and other employees that work in a kitchen and make sure they are doing their jobs efficiently.
November 27, 2019
Kitchen Manager in Atlantic City, NJ
A kitchen manager acts as the engine of your restaurant and is quite literally someone who manages the workflow of the back of the house.
January 25, 2020
Kitchen Manager in Pierre, SD
They oversee orders in the kitchen, and, if needed, they work with the chef to remedy any delays in service.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Kitchen Manager in the United States. The base salary for Kitchen Manager ranges from $52,034 to $69,105 with the average base salary of $60,027. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $53,290 to $71,200 with the average total cash compensation of $60,963.