Cafeteria Clerk Salary

How much does a Cafeteria Clerk make?

The average Cafeteria Clerk in the US makes $23,167. The average bonus for a Cafeteria Clerk is $1,725 which represents 7% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Cafeteria Clerks make the most in New York at $26,940, averaging total compensation 16% greater than the US average.

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The average cafeteria-clerk in the US makes $23,167

Salary Ranges for Cafeteria Clerks

The salaries of Cafeteria Clerks in the US range from $16,830 to $29,459 , with a median salary of $22,740 . The middle 57% of Cafeteria Clerks makes between $22,740 and $24,979, with the top 86% making $29,459.

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

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 Clerks could expect to have a take-home pay of $20,577/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $857*.

* 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 Clerk

With a take-home pay of roughly $1,715/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Cafeteria Clerk would pay 146.14% 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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