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Bar Attendant Salary

A Bar Attendant earns an average wage of $7.92 per hour.

$3.10 - $9.23
(Median)
$3
$7
$9
MEDIAN: $7.00
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Hourly Rate
$3.10 - $9.23  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.71 - $4.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$10,050 - $26,651  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Job Description for Bar Attendant

Bar attendants mix and serve alcoholic and/or non-alcoholic drinks to patrons of an establishment. These professionals must know how to prepare the drinks offered by their institution; if alcoholic drinks are offered, attendants must know how to pour from a tap and mix a variety of cocktails. Bar attendants may also perform the duties of a barista in a coffee shop; in this case, the attendant must know how to mix coffee drinks and work with common industrial coffee machines.

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Bar Attendant Tasks

  • Complete liquor requisitions and supply lists.
  • Perform all guest contact activities in a cordial, efficient and professional manner.
  • Ring guest checks, collect cash and process credits.
  • Make and serve drinks to guests and cocktail servers.
  • Complete all side work.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 23% dental benefits Dental: 23%
vision benefits Vision: 23% employee benefits None: 69%
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