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Server salary in St. Louis, MO

How much does a Server make in St. Louis, MO?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $16.29
Low $9.05
High $29.33
$100.00per day
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a server is $16.29 per hour in St. Louis, MO and $100.00 tips per day.458 salaries reported, updated at March 17, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in St. Louis, MO

Years of experiencePer hour
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Servers in St. Louis, MO

  1. Eat'n Park
    632 reviews62 salaries reported
    $129per hour
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Highest paying cities for Servers near St. Louis, MO

  1. Saint Charles, MO
    $18.35 per hour
    107 salaries reported
  2. Independence, MO
    $18.30 per hour
    35 salaries reported
  3. Poplar Bluff, MO
    $17.86 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  1. Mexico, MO
    $16.97 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  2. Kansas City, MO
    $16.91 per hour
    281 salaries reported
  3. Joplin, MO
    $16.85 per hour
    18 salaries reported
  1. St. Louis, MO
    $16.29 per hour
    458 salaries reported
  2. Columbia, MO
    $15.81 per hour
    84 salaries reported
  3. Creve Coeur, MO
    $15.50 per hour
    66 salaries reported
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Where can a Server earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Servers

Most recommended skill

Catering Experience(earn +27.97% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 2.13% since 2018. Servers with this skill earn +27.97% more than the average base salary, which is $16.29 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012728increase by 728
20131886increase by 159.07%
20142937increase by 55.73%
20151054decrease by 64.11%
20161229increase by 16.60%
2017526decrease by 57.20%
2018703increase by 33.65%
2019688decrease by 2.13%

Top companies hiring Servers with the recommended skill

Rollin Hero Staffing LLC
314 Hospitality
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Top certifications
CompTIA Server+
Top licenses
MAST Permit

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
2 jobs2
2,168 jobs3,983
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Most common benefits for Servers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Childcare
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Food provided
  • Free parking
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 107,242 ratings

41% of Servers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in St. Louis, MO?


573 job openings

Average $14.41 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Server

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