Average Bar Attendant Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Bar Attendant is $9.67.
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Hourly Rate
$6 - $15
$0 - $68
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4,324
Total Pay
$14,825 - $40,292

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Job Description for Bar Attendant

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.

Job Satisfaction for Bar Attendant

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Pay by Experience Level for Bar Attendant

An entry-level Bar Attendant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.14 based on 12 salaries. An early career Bar Attendant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.62 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Bar Attendant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.50 based on 7 salaries.

Years of Experience

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