The average hourly pay for a Bar Attendant in Newcastle, New South Wales is AU$21.62.
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AU$20 - AU$25
AU$41,476 - AU$51,641
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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. Other tasks common…Read more
Bar Attendant Tasks
- Provide beer, wine, liquor and related bar service to guests.
- Collect customer payment, provide receipts, and keep an accurate till through a shift.
- Keep a clean workstation that adheres to all applicable liquor laws and health codes relating to the service of food and drink.
- Follow recipes to make cost-efficient, accurate, and consistent drinks for all customers.
- Track inventory, memorize beer, wine and spirit menu, and be aware of all prices.
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Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bar Attendant in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 5.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Adelaide, South Australia (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (6.5% less), Melbourne, Victoria (4.5% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (4.1% less).
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