A Sommelier in Hong Kong earns an average salary of HK$240,000 per year.

HK$15,205 - HK$485,446
HK$15K
HK$240K
HK$490K
MEDIAN: HK$240,000
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Salary HK$15,205 - HK$485,446
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HK$15,205 - HK$485,446
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Sommelier

A sommelier, or wine steward, is much more than just a waiter who serve or suggests wines. The sommelier has received specific, intensive training in all aspects of wines. They commonly work in upscale restaurants, hotels, and other retail locations where unique, expensive wines are sold. Some also serve as wine consultants, advising businesses, groups, and individuals about what wines to buy for special occasions and other events, where an impressive wine is desired. Some also go on to open their own wine-based specialty shops, usually located in upscale shopping areas.

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Sommelier Tasks

  • Select and purchase wines within budget parameters.
  • Help guest select wines.
  • Develop strategies and train employees in order to increase wine sales.
  • Maintain and update wine costs an inventory lists.

Sommelier Job Listings

Key Stats for Sommelier

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
27%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 14%