Jack In The Box Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

This franchise is the operation of a quick service restaurant, which serves a variety of foods including hamburgers, specialty sandwiches, fries, tacos, salads, bowls, drinks and side items.

How much does a Jack In The Box franchise cost?

Jack In The Box has a franchise fee of up to $50,000, with a total initial investment range of $1,481,500 to $3,336,600.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000 to $50,000
  • Total Investment: $1,481,500 to $3,336,600
  • Working Capital: $179,300 to $475,600
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a Jack In The Box franchise make?

As with any business, profits from a Jack In The Box franchise depend on a variety of factors. Typically, profits are proportionate to the size of investment. Demand for your products, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line. For system-specific data, unlock this franchise.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 1944 franchised Jack In The Box locations in the USA.

Are there any Jack In The Box franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2018 FDD data, Jack In The Box has franchise locations in 18 states. The largest region is the West with 1267 franchise locations.


This franchise is expanding into new markets and might be available near you. One of our franchise experts will have detailed knowledge about this brand. Unlock to learn more and connect with our experts.

Last Reviewed: 2018

Jack In The Box is a Franchise Grade Made The Grade™ franchise, which means it's ranked highly by our analysts!

Jack In The Box Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$1,481,500 - $3,336,600
Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $50,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
Franchisee Outlet Growth
Ongoing Fees
Ad Fees
# of Franchised Outlets


Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 215 hours. This includes 9 hours of classroom training and 206 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 206
Classroom 9
Total 215

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Jack In The Box does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Jack In The Box offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1971. The average Burgers franchise began franchising in 2009.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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