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Bartender Salaries

3,614 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$20,342 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$17,902
Range$3,202 - $40,662

How much does a Bartender make?

The national average salary for a Bartender is $20,342 in United States. Filter by location to see Bartender salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,614 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Bartender employees.

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Bartender

Red Lobster

$22,276/yr

Range: $21K - $30K

300 salaries

$22,276/yr
$21K$30K

Bartender

Darden

$23,039/yr

Range: $18K - $31K

198 salaries

$23,039/yr
$18K$31K

Bartender

Applebee's

$24,500/yr

Range: $21K - $44K

167 salaries

$24,500/yr
$21K$44K

Bartender

TGI Fridays

$18,838/yr

Range: $5K - $49K

127 salaries

$18,838/yr
$5K$49K

Bartender

Joe's Crab Shack

$20,126/yr

Range: $19K - $26K

62 salaries

$20,126/yr
$19K$26K

Bartender - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $11

55 salaries

$5/hr
$2$11

Bartender

Dave & Buster's

$22,728/yr

Range: $21K - $41K

51 salaries

$22,728/yr
$21K$41K

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Bartender

On The Border

$24,436/yr

Range: $22K - $30K

49 salaries

$24,436/yr
$22K$30K

Bartender - Hourly

TGI Fridays

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $16

49 salaries

$5/hr
$2$16

Bartender - Hourly

Red Lobster

$5/hr

Range: $3 - $11

47 salaries

$5/hr
$3$11

Bartender - Hourly

AMC Entertainment

$6/hr

Range: $4 - $12

47 salaries

$6/hr
$4$12

Bartender - Hourly

Buffalo Wild Wings

$5/hr

Range: $2 - $11

46 salaries

$5/hr
$2$11

Bartender - Hourly

Alex and Ani

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $13

43 salaries

$10/hr
$9$13

Bartender

Marriott International

$24,454/yr

Range: $22K - $63K

42 salaries

$24,454/yr
$22K$63K

Bartender

Bar Louie

$32,373/yr

Range: $5K - $49K

41 salaries

$32,373/yr
$5K$49K

Bartender

HMSHost

$24,704/yr

Range: $23K - $46K

40 salaries

$24,704/yr
$23K$46K

Bartender

Apple Gold Group

$24,718/yr

Range: $24K - $26K

38 salaries

$24,718/yr
$24K$26K

Bartender - Hourly

Applebee's

$6/hr

Range: $2 - $12

37 salaries

$6/hr
$2$12

Bartender

The Capital Grille

$28,822/yr

Range: $27K - $36K

36 salaries

$28,822/yr
$27K$36K

Bartender - Hourly

Marriott International

$8/hr

Range: $5 - $16

35 salaries

$8/hr
$5$16
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent bartender salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$8
hourly
A Bartender in the New Haven, CT Area area reported making $8 per hour
Additional Pay
$10k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New Haven, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$30,000
per year
A Server/Bartender in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
 
Part-time
1001 to 5000 employees
$5
hourly
A Bartender in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $5 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$15,000
per year
A Bartender in the Statesboro, GA Area area reported making $15,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Statesboro, GA Area area
 
Part-time
1 to 50 employees
$10
hourly
A Barback in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Front of House in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$35,000
per year
A Server/Bartender in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $35,000 per year
Additional Pay
$35k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$9
hourly
A Server/Bartender in the Tuscaloosa, AL Area area reported making $9 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tuscaloosa, AL Area area
 
Part-time
51 to 200 employees