Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker Salary in Washington, DC

How much does a Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker in Washington, DC make?

The average Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker in Washington, DC makes $20,484. This pay is the same as the combined average salaries of other metros Seattle, WA, Portland, OR and Boston, MA.

Washington Average

$20,484
$16,830$28,120
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U.S. Average

$20,484
$16,830$28,120
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The average cafeteria-or-lunchroom-checker in Washington, DC makes $20,484

Salary Ranges for Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checkers in Washington, DC US

The salaries of Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checkers in Washington, DC range from $16,830 to $28,120 , with a median salary of $19,310 . The middle 60% of Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checkers makes $19,310, with the top 80% making $28,120.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker in Washington, DC

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 12% and an added District of Columbia state tax of 6%. After the combined taxes have been taken out, Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checkers could expect to have a take-home pay of $17,188/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $716*.

* 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 or Lunchroom Checker

With a take-home pay of roughly $1,432/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $1,555/mo** in Washington, DC, a Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker would pay 108.57% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent. The average income spent on cost of living excluding rent within Washington per month for an individual is $1,106 , and for a 4-person family $4,064***. This means for an individual, total cost of living is 185.8% of a Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker in Washington's salary leaving $-1,229 as discretionary income ; whereas for a family of 4, total cost of living is 392.32% of a Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checker in Washington's salary leaving $-4,187 as discretionary income. When considering cost of living, this places Washington, DC as 2nd out of the 3 largest nearby metros in terms of quality of life for Cafeteria or Lunchroom Checkers**.

** 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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