waiter salaries Throughout Switzerland

Annual Gross Salary

Median based on 4312 salary entriesCHF 49 595
Median
Updated 15 days ago

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Salary by age & gender

Salary data is categorised by age and gender, offering insights into salary trends and differences among age groups and genders.

Age & Gender

waiter, Throughout Switzerland

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Men
Women

Salary by work experience

The graph shows how the number of years working as a waiter relates to income levels.

Individuals starting with no experience in the field can expect to earn an annual salary of CHF 46 807. The graph also shows that the highest expected salary for this profession is CHF 53 863 per year.

Salary by work experience

waiter, Throughout Switzerland

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salary progression through years of experience

Salary trend

The graph shows how salaries for waiter have changed over time.

In 2013-2015, the annual median salary was CHF 50 000. From 2022-2024, the median salary reached its highest at CHF 50 492 per year.

Salary trend

waiter, Throughout Switzerland

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Highest-Paying industries

The highest paying industry for a waiter is Information technology / Telecom, with an average salary of CHF 101 000 anually. Followed by Medical Technology and Machine / System construction industries. Remember that significant variations between companies within a single industry can exist.

Salary by cantons for waiter

The top two high-paying cantons for waiter are Appenzell IR and Thurgau. Salaries vary per canton depending on the local job market and industry trends.

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Throughout Switzerland

waiter

CHF 49 593

median salary

Salary by canton

waiter

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