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Restaurant and Bar Manager Salary

The average salary for a Restaurant and Bar Manager is $39,447 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
$26,271 - $52,827
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39,447
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$7.89 - $17.67
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National Salary Data

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$26,271 - $52,827  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,872  
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $2,035  
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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$24,169 - $53,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$7.89 - $17.67  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.99 - $8.36  
Overtime
$4.63 - $24.80  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,872  
   
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $2,035  
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).
)
$24,169 - $53,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 114
United States (change)

Job Description for Restaurant and Bar Manager

The restaurant and bar manager's job revolves around customer service; however, they also handle accounting, receiving, purchasing, training, and marketing.

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Restaurant and Bar Manager Tasks

  • Maintain all reservation systems and book to accommodate business demands.
  • Maintain schedules, payroll and other administrative support to maintain food and beverage cost controls and inventory.
  • Organize and conduct pre-shift and departmental meetings daily.
  • Hire, train and develop all restaurant staff.
  • Create side work assignments and ensure completion with wait staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Restaurant and Bar Manager

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

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Experience Affects Restaurant and Bar Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Restaurant and Bar Manager Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$38,000

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 46%