The average pay for a Brewmaster is $43,450 per year.
|Salary||$30,717 - $88,084|
|Bonus||$496.65 - $26,174|
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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).)
|$29,979 - $83,508|
|Hourly Rate||$11.86 - $35.00|
|Bonus||$496.65 - $26,174|
|Total Pay (||$29,979 - $83,508|
Job Description for Brewmaster
Brewmasters generally work for brewing companies to make beer. They manage brewing operations, training workers on how to make high-quality beer that meets their employer's standards and conducting quality control to ensure beer is made in accordance with established ingredients and recipes. Additionally, brewmasters must make sure brewery equipment is clean and running properly, and they perform regular maintenance on the equipment. Other tasks performed by brewmasters include ordering ingredients and brewery supplies, conducting inventory control, supervising packaging and tracking expenses. They may instruct brewery workers, as well as file any necessary paperwork with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. At all times, brewmasters must follow Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations and their own company’s safety rules and regulations.Read More...
Significant experience with brewing beer is generally required for this position; relevant education such as a bachelor's degree in chemistry may be preferred. Brewmasters must be able to work effectively in a team environment, as well as on their own with minimal supervision, to meet organizational goals. They must also be able to meet physical requirements for the position, which may include the need to stoop, bend, squat, stand for long periods of time and tolerate a hot work environment.
- Research, develop and test new recipes.
- Perform quality tests using pH meters, spectrophotometer, and other tools.
- Oversee all areas of brewing.
- Keep detailed notes and logs.
Pay by Experience Level for Brewmaster
Pay by Experience for a Brewmaster has a positive trend. An entry-level Brewmaster with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Brewmaster with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Brewmaster which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 29 salaries. A Brewmaster with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 16 salaries.
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