How much does a Waiter make?

Updated 24 Jul 2021
£17,953 /yr
Average Base Pay

732 salaries

£13K

Low

£18K

Average

£25K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Waiter is £17,953 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Waiter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 732 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Waiter employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Server£19,542 /yr
L3
Food Service Manager£27,702 /yr
L4
Lead Server£18,419 /yr
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£18,353

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£18,152

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PizzaExpress
3.9

PizzaExpress

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £10
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£6

£10

£6 - £10 Range

PizzaExpress
3.9

PizzaExpress

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £6 - £11

£6

£11

£6 - £11 Range

Zizzi Restaurants
3.6

Zizzi Restaurants

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £5 - £9

£5

£9

£5 - £9 Range

McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £3 - £11

£3

£11

£3 - £11 Range

Côte Restaurant
3.8

Côte Restaurant

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £12

£7

£12

£7 - £12 Range

TGI Fridays
3.4

TGI Fridays

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £9

£6

£9

£6 - £9 Range

TGI Fridays
3.4

TGI Fridays

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £10

£6

£10

£6 - £10 Range

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Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group
4.7

Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £15

£7

£15

£7 - £15 Range

Off to Work
3.7

Off to Work

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £8 - £10

£8

£10

£8 - £10 Range

Nando's UK & IRE
4.3

Nando's UK & IRE

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £9

£7

£9

£7 - £9 Range

Soho House
3.3

Soho House

Waiter - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £15

£9

£15

£9 - £15 Range

The Ivy Collection
3.7

The Ivy Collection

Waiter - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £12

£8

£12

£8 - £12 Range

wagamama
3.9

wagamama

Waiter - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £12

£7

£12

£7 - £12 Range

Frankie & Benny's
3.4

Frankie & Benny's

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £10

£7

£10

£7 - £10 Range

Pizza Hut
3.4

Pizza Hut

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £5 - £9

£5

£9

£5 - £9 Range

Mitchells & Butlers
3.8

Mitchells & Butlers

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £8

£6

£8

£6 - £8 Range

Frankie & Benny's
3.4

Frankie & Benny's

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £5 - £10

£5

£10

£5 - £10 Range

wagamama
3.9

wagamama

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £9

£6

£9

£6 - £9 Range

Bill's Restaurants
3.1

Bill's Restaurants

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £10

£7

£10

£7 - £10 Range

Byron Hamburgers
3.7

Byron Hamburgers

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £4 - £9

£4

£9

£4 - £9 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Waiter salaries

The national average salary for a a Waiter is £17,953 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Waiter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 732 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Waiter employees.

The highest salary for a a Waiter in United Kingdom is £25,133 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Waiter in United Kingdom is £12,824 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent waiter salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£6
hourly
A Waiter in the Bournemouth Area area reported making £6 per hour
Job Highlights
Bournemouth Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£8
hourly
A Server in the Aberdeen Area area reported making £8 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Aberdeen Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£8
hourly
A Server/Waitress in the Cambridge Area area reported making £8 per hour
Additional Pay
£150 tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£7
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Slough Area area reported making £7 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Slough Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£20,000
per year
A Waitress in the Bournemouth Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bournemouth Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment