Average Bartender Hourly Pay in Canada

C$11.53
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
C$1,138
Bonus
C$13,300
Commission
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The average hourly pay for a Bartender in Canada is C$11.53.
10%
C$9.59
MEDIAN
C$11.53
90%
C$15.21
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Hourly Rate
C$10 - C$15
Bonus
C$124 - C$12,774
Commission
C$0 - C$13,300
Total Pay
C$21,655 - C$44,384

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Job Description for Bartender

Bartender Tasks
  • Make and serve drinks to guests and cocktail servers.
  • Complete all side work.
  • Ring guest checks, collect cash and process credits.
  • Complete liquor requisitions and supply lists.
  • Perform all guest contact activities in a cordial, efficient and professional manner.

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Pay by Experience Level for Bartender

An entry-level Bartender with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$11.77 based on 19 salaries. An early career Bartender with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$11.82 based on 111 salaries. A mid-career Bartender with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$11.16 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Bartender with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$11.35 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$10.
Employees with Bartender in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 16.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (8.2% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brampton, Ontario (7.0% less), Ottawa, Ontario (4.2% less) and Toronto, Ontario (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 272 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.0%
Early Career
40.8%
Mid Career
23.9%
Experienced
20.2%
Late Career
8.1%