The average salary for an Entry-Level Butler is $40,000.
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Job Description for Butler
Butlers are also known as home managers, and the term is often interchangeable. They generally work for affluent families, celebrities, politicians, businessmen, and other upper-class people. Butlers are often in charge of the household and generally oversee other household staff such as maids, chefs, chauffeurs, and gardeners, and also receive guests at the door. If the size of domestic staff is small, they may need to know how to make and serve drinks, including cocktails, wines, spirits, an…Read more
- Manage the family's schedule and make travel arrangements.
- Maintain an inventory of household items, particularly of artwork and antiques.
- Oversee planning for parties.
- Manage and maintain household budget.
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Pay by Experience Level for Butler
An early career Butler with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,284 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Butler with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,868 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Butler with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,829 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,209.
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