Cocktail Servers rely heavily on tips to get by, with gratuities accounting for approximately one-half of their $16.57 total hourly pay. Over a third report receiving medical coverage from their employers and roughly a fourth collect dental insurance. There are far more female Cocktail Servers who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 88 percent. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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).
$12,007 - $41,624
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41
Job Description for Cocktail Server
Monitor and check serving station and supplies.
Enter orders into the system and coordinate with kitchen for timely delivery.
Interact with customers, by answering questions, taking orders, delivering orders and checking back.
Collect payments and maintain a clean and hygienic environment.