Salary for Dishwashers

Also known as:  Dish Room Worker, Dishwasher, Silverware Cleaner helps hospitality and tourism professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Dishwashers are charged with the responsibility of making sure kitchenware, utensils and equipment are cleaned, sanitized and up to par with health and safety regulations. They are responsible for washing dishes, food preparation equipment and utensils on a daily basis in the dining establishment they are employed. Additionally, they stock needed kitchen items and help keep the kitchen sanitary by sweeping and mopping upon request. They may be required to help set up banquet tables in cases of large group preparation. A high school diploma is normally required for employment in this professional post.

A Dishwasher gets an average wage of around 8000 and 12000 based on experience and talent. Dishwashers can earn wages of Eighteen Thousand Seven Hundred dollars annually.

Dishwashers obtain the highest salaries in Nevada, where they receive an average salary rate of close to $23470. These people are paid at the highest average level in Wholesale Trade, where they receive average wages of $20670.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 19.68 percent nationwide in that time.
Dishwashers tend to make the most in the following industries
Transportation and Warehousing $20,670
Wholesale Trade $20,640
Other Services (except Public Administration) $20,230
Educational Services $20,100
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $20,040
Public Administration $19,940
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Construction $17,620
Information $18,020
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $18,070
Accommodation and Food Services $18,550
Manufacturing $18,580
Retail Trade $18,740