Head Brewer Salary

The average salary for a Head Brewer is $40,418 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$28,764 - $57,318

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$28,103 - $56,223  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Job Description for Head Brewer

  • Oversee all areas of brewing.
  • Keep detailed notes and logs.
  • Research, develop and test new recipes.
  • Perform quality tests using pH meters, spectrophotometer, and other tools.

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Brewer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Head Brewer Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.


8 %
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 33%
vision benefits Vision: 24% employee benefits None: 46%