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Careers as a Waitress

Waitresses or waiters, also known as servers, are responsible for taking orders and distributing food or beverages to customers in restaurants and other dining establishments. They are the main point of contact between the business and the customer, working alongside kitchen staff to provide the best possible experience for customers. Aside from receiving a paycheck from their employer, most of a waitress or waiter’s income is obtained through tips from customers, meaning quality service is the key to success for this type of role.

Key Responsibilities / Daily Routine

  • Greet customers and answer any questions they may have
  • Take orders and communicate to kitchen staff
  • Serve food and beverage orders to customers
  • Process payments
  • Clean tables

Training, Certification, or License Needed

  • No formal qualifications needed
  • On-the-job training

Top Skills

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Sales skills

How much does a Waitress make?

  • Median Hourly Wage: $10.47
  • Average Hourly Wage: $12.42
  • Average Annual Salary: $25,930

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