Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Bar Manager is $15.75
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Bar Managers?
An early career Bar Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.00 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Bar Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 11 salaries.
What Do Bar Managers Do?
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 …Read more
- Supervise daily bar operations and special event planning.
- Interview, hire, and train staff.
- Review and manage inventory and finances.