The average salary for a Bar Manager in Canada is C$39,612.
Is Bar Manager your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.
C$30k - C$50k
C$511 - C$6k
C$0 - C$1k
C$28k - C$51k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Bar Manager
Many restaurants and hotels which offer alcohol/bar services employ a bar manager to supervise these operations, make relevant hiring decisions, train employees, and even serve as a purchaser for the beer and wine brands offered. Bar managers help establish and maintain consistent standards, such as dress codes and uniforms and the points of service on which bartenders, bar servers, and support personnel are trained. They also supervise these personnel to ensure that they adhere to these standa…Read more
Bar Manager Tasks
- Supervise daily bar operations and special event planning.
- Interview, hire, and train staff.
- Review and manage inventory and finances.
Job Satisfaction for Bar Manager
Bar Manager Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Pay by Experience Level for Bar Manager
An entry-level Bar Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$36,973 based on 8 salaries. An early career Bar Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$38,600 based on 103 salaries. A mid-career Bar Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40,870 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Bar Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40,796 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$40,000.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Bar Manager in their job title in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador earn an average of 13.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (10.1% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (1.1% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (0.7% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 270 survey responses.