How much does a Waiter make?

Updated 26 Sep 2021
£18,120 /yr
Average Base Pay

790 salaries

£13K

Low

£18K

Average

£25K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Waiter is £18,120 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Waiter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 790 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Waiter employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Server£19,532 /yr
L3
Food Service Manager£27,765 /yr
L4
Lead Server£18,563 /yr
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PizzaExpress
4

PizzaExpress

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £10
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£6

£10

£6 - £10 Range

PizzaExpress
4

PizzaExpress

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £6 - £12

£6

£12

£6 - £12 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

Off to Work
3.8

Off to Work

Waiter - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £10

£8

£10

£8 - £10 Range

TGI Fridays
3.4

TGI Fridays

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £9

£6

£9

£6 - £9 Range

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Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group
4.1

Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £15

£7

£15

£7 - £15 Range

Nando's UK & IRE
4.2

Nando's UK & IRE

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £9

£7

£9

£7 - £9 Range

TGI Fridays
3.4

TGI Fridays

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £10

£6

£10

£6 - £10 Range

The Ivy Collection
3.8

The Ivy Collection

Waiter - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £13

£8

£13

£8 - £13 Range

Mitchells & Butlers
3.8

Mitchells & Butlers

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £6 - £8

£6

£8

£6 - £8 Range

Soho House
3.3

Soho House

Waiter - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £15

£9

£15

£9 - £15 Range

wagamama
3.8

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

Wahaca
4

Wahaca

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £7 - £9

£7

£9

£7 - £9 Range

Frankie & Benny's
3.4

Frankie & Benny's

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £5 - £10

£5

£10

£5 - £10 Range

Byron Hamburgers
3.5

Byron Hamburgers

Waiter - Hourly

£8

 /hr
Range: £4 - £10

£4

£10

£4 - £10 Range

wagamama
3.8

wagamama

Waiter - Hourly

£7

 /hr
Range: £5 - £11

£5

£11

£5 - £11 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Waiter salaries

The national average salary for a Waiter is £18,120 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Waiter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 790 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Waiter employees.

The highest salary for a Waiter in United Kingdom is £25,274 per year.

The lowest salary for a Waiter in United Kingdom is £12,991 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£7
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the London Area area reported making £7 per hour
Additional Pay
£2k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£9
hourly
A Waitress in the London Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
London Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£6
hourly
A Server/Waitress in the Birmingham Area area reported making £6 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
Non-profit Organisation
£9
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£9
hourly
A Food Runner in the Norwich Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Norwich Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£8
hourly
A Server/Waiter in the Bournemouth Area area reported making £8 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bournemouth Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private