Welcome to Saladworks, the premier salad franchise that believes healthy living is healthy eating.

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Saladworks Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022


Saladworks stands out in the food franchise category by offering something different than the typical fast food restaurant. Saladworks brings a low investment with high revenue in the healthy quick service category. We are an extremely popular options for Millennials and Generation Z who represent more than half of todays current population.

Saladworks offers an easy to operate business with no hoods, no fryers and no grills. This means a lower investment, less labor and lower food costs than your typical food franchise.

Our highly experienced team is here to support you throughout the process of getting open and there every step of the way throughout your ownership journey. We offer supporting with onboarding, real estate, construction, training, ongoing operations and marketing.

Company Details

  • Established: 1986
  • First Unit Franchised: 1992
  • Franchised Units: 93
  • License Units: 54
  • Company Owned Units: 17
  • Registered in every state and Washington DC excluding Hawaii - HI
  • Canada Franchises: Yes
  • International Franchises: Yes

Support and Training Offered By Saladworks

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Cooperative Advertising: No


  • Online Training: (2-4 hours) 
  • Classroom Training: (1 week) Via webinar - classroom style 
  • In-Store Training: (1 week) In one of our stores - working with our trainers
  • On-Site Opening Training (1 week): In your own store as we prepare to open. The second and third weeks may be combined in your store and will be determined during your construction period.

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Saladworks Franchise.

What does a Saladworks Franchise Cost?

Saladworks franchise fees for 2022:

  • Cash Investment: $199,726 - $549,295
  • Total Investment: $199,726 - $549,295
  • Minimum Net Worth: $350,000
  • Liquid Assets of at least: $125,000
  • Franchise Fee: $35,000
  • Royalty: 6%
  • Ad: 3%
  • Item 19: Yes
  • Average Number of Employees: 18-25

Is Saladworks a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Saladworks is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Saladworks a Home Based franchise?

No. Saladworks is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Saladworks Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Saladworks franchisees make. Saladworks offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Saladworks a Master Franchise Opportunity?

Yes. Saladworks is a master franchise opportunity. A master franchisee is responsible to recruit, train and support franchisees in their territory.

Does Saladworks Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Saladworks franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Saladworks Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Saladworks franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Saladworks Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Saladworks franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Saladworks Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Saladworks franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Food & Restaurants, Health, Beauty & Nutrition, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

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Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


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Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Saladworks Franchises for Sale

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