Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Brewer is $15.50
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Brewers?
An early career Brewer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.20 based on 115 salaries. A mid-career Brewer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.54 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Brewer with 10-19 years of …Read more
What Do Brewers Do?
Just as good restaurants need talented chefs and cooks, brewpubs and craft breweries require skilled brewers to help establish and/or maintain quality standards. Brewers may be employed at large, multinational beverage corporations, or they may work at smaller operations. Generally, no matter what their employer's size, the brewer oversees the creation of beer from start to finish and ensure it meets their employer's standards for quality and consistency.
Brewers typically work from an …Read more
- Check and select the malted barley or grain which will be used in the preparation of beer.
- Perform regular repairs on the machinery.
- Operate a milling machine, clean and sterilize the brew tanks, filtering equipment and carbonating machines.
- Monitor the pH values, temperature and check the fermentation rate.