Cafeteria Attendant Salary

How much does a Cafeteria Attendant make?

The average Cafeteria Attendant in the US makes $21,217. The average bonus for a Cafeteria Attendant is $660 which represents 3% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Cafeteria Attendants make the most in San Francisco at $22,631, averaging total compensation 7% greater than the US average.

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The average cafeteria-attendant in the US makes $21,217

Salary Ranges for Cafeteria Attendants

The salaries of Cafeteria Attendants in the US range from $16,950 to $29,210 , with a median salary of $20,242 . The middle 50% of Cafeteria Attendants makes between $19,127 and $20,238, with the top 83% making $29,210.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Cafeteria Attendant

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 12%. After a federal tax rate of 12% has been taken out, Cafeteria Attendants could expect to have a take-home pay of $18,861/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $786*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Cafeteria Attendant

With a take-home pay of roughly $1,572/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Cafeteria Attendant would pay 159.44% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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