A Bar Manager earns an average salary of £19,490 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£14,757 - £27,313
£15K
£20K
£27K
MEDIAN: £19,682
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50%
90%
£6.95 - £9.91
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MEDIAN: £8.02
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£0£27K
Salary £14,757 - £27,313
Bonus £203.47 - £6,000
Profit Sharing £2,000
Commission £3,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£14,849 - £26,070
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 345
Hourly Data £0£18
Hourly Rate £6.95 - £9.91
Hourly Tips £0.00 - £1.43
Overtime £7.50 - £18.00
Annual Data £0£26K
Bonus £203.47 - £6,000
Commission £3,500
Profit Sharing £2,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£14,849 - £26,070
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 234

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Pay by Experience Level for Bar Manager

Pay by Experience for a Bar Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Bar Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 308 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bar Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 223 salaries. An experienced Bar Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 166 salaries. A Bar Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £18,463

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Bar Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bar Manager?

Bar Manager in Bath:
"Intense."
Pros: I enjoy the fast pace, dealing hands on with people and I have opportunities to progress.
Cons: It's stressful, I do 55+ hours a week on my feet, and I'm always working weekends.

Bar Manager in London:
Pros: Meeting new people, great customers service, working with brilliant staff, time spent in the office and on the busy shift, working on your feet.
Cons: Long hours, unhappy customers, short break, bad eating habits, stress.

Bar Manager in Leicester:
"Tiki bars aren't all hugs and fives"
Pros: Great to talk to people, social environment, get to explore a little with what we do. Small business means great friendships.
Cons: General public can be rude. We purvey a drug that makes people lesser individuals.

Key Stats for Bar Manager

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Bar Manager Salaries

▲4%

Late-Career
▲3%

▲1%

National Average
₤18,000

▼4%

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%
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