£19,932
Avg. Salary
£8.14
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£1,493

Bonus

£2,035

Profit Sharing

£3,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Bar Manager is £8.14 per hour.

The average pay for a Bar Manager is £19,932 per year.

10%
£6.99
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£8.14
50%
£9.99
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MEDIAN £8.14
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£15k
10%
£20k
50%
£28k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £19,932
£14,944 - £28,011
£15K
£20K
£28K
MEDIAN: £19,932
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50%
90%
£6.99 - £9.99
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MEDIAN: £8.14
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£0£28K
Salary £14,944 - £28,011
Bonus £199 - £5,081
Profit Sharing £2,035
Commission £3,500
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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£14,991 - £26,450
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 598
Hourly Data £0£17
Hourly Rate £6.99 - £9.99
Hourly Tips £0.00 - £1.73
Overtime £6.95 - £17.75
Annual Data £0£26K
Bonus £199 - £5,081
Commission £3,500
Profit Sharing £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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£14,991 - £26,450
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 433

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.

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Bar Manager Tasks
  • Supervise daily bar operations and special event planning.
  • Interview, hire, and train staff.
  • Review and manage inventory and finances.

Bar Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Bar Manager

Pay by Experience for a Bar Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Bar Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 308 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bar Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 223 salaries. An experienced Bar Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 166 salaries. A Bar Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £18,668

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Bar Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bar Manager?

Bar Manager in Woking:
"Not appreciated."
Pros: Family
Cons: Travel expenses

Bar Manager in Farnham:
"Great."
Pros: Close to home, nice area.
Cons: Nothing

Bar Manager in Newcastle-upon-Tyne:
"Stress levels."
Extremely hard work for little monetary reward.

Bar Manager in Bath:
"Intense."
Pros: I enjoy the fast pace, dealing hands on with people and I have opportunities to progress.
Cons: It's stressful, I do 55+ hours a week on my feet, and I'm always working weekends.

Bar Manager in Oxford:
"Increase in salary."
To keep the Bar clean and tidy at all times, keep the bar stocked up. Polite to members of the public and to work collegues.

Bar Manager in London:
Pros: Meeting new people, great customers service, working with brilliant staff, time spent in the office and on the busy shift, working on your feet.
Cons: Long hours, unhappy customers, short break, bad eating habits, stress.

Bar Manager in Leicester:
"Tiki bars aren't all hugs and fives"
Pros: Great to talk to people, social environment, get to explore a little with what we do. Small business means great friendships.
Cons: General public can be rude. We purvey a drug that makes people lesser individuals.

Key Stats for Bar Manager

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Bar Manager Salaries

▲3%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
₤19,000

▼1%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%