Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Bartender make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$61,606 / yrTotal Pay
$33,375 / yrBase Pay
$28,231 / yrAdditional Pay

$61,606

 / yr
$15K$443K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Bartender is $61,606 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,375 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $28,231 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Bartender salary is $33,375. Salaries can range from $15,032 - $443,316. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Bartender in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $61,606.

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$61,606 /yr
Bartender
$76,295 /yr
Senior Bartender
$64,330 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Bartender?

Some related job titles are Barista Salaries with median pay of $41,014, Lounge - Bartender Salaries with median pay of $58,848, Part Time Bartender Salaries with median pay of $54,958, Banquet Bartender Salaries with median pay of $72,904.

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Red Lobster
3.6

Red Lobster

Bartender

$24,752

 /yr
Range: $12K - $57K

$12K

$57K

$11,682 - $56,904 Range

Applebee's
3.5

Applebee's

Bartender

$27,229

 /yr
Range: $4K - $76K

$4K

$76K

$4,471 - $75,970 Range

Darden
3.9

Darden

Bartender

$25,606

 /yr
Range: $5K - $77K

$5K

$77K

$5,360 - $76,534 Range

TGI Fridays
3.4

TGI Fridays

Bartender

$20,695

 /yr
Range: $5K - $54K

$5K

$54K

$4,780 - $53,989 Range

Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Bartender - Hourly

$2

$35

$2 - $35 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Bartender - Hourly

$6

$47

$6 - $47 Range

Chili's Grill and Bar
3.4

Chili's Grill and Bar

Bartender - Hourly

$2

$38

$2 - $38 Range

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Buffalo Wild Wings
3.5

Buffalo Wild Wings

Bartender - Hourly

$2

$23

$2 - $23 Range

Bar Louie
3.3

Bar Louie

Bartender

$35,817

 /yr
Range: $6K - $65K

$6K

$65K

$6,006 - $65,303 Range

Hyatt
4.0

Hyatt

Bartender

$27,385

 /yr
Range: $12K - $78K

$12K

$78K

$11,790 - $77,635 Range

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
3.7

$5

$27

$5 - $27 Range

Applebee's
3.5

Applebee's

Bartender - Hourly

$2

$21

$2 - $21 Range

Dave & Buster's
3.6

$25,166

 /yr
Range: $5K - $92K

$5K

$92K

$5,039 - $91,957 Range

Red Lobster
3.6

Red Lobster

Bartender - Hourly

$2

$16

$2 - $16 Range

HMSHost
3.0

HMSHost

Bartender

$27,120

 /yr
Range: $10K - $50K

$10K

$50K

$10,111 - $49,687 Range

AMC Entertainment
3.6

AMC Entertainment

Bartender - Hourly

$5

$15

$5 - $15 Range

Joe's Crab Shack
3.6

$22,347

 /yr
Range: $13K - $38K

$13K

$38K

$13,389 - $37,792 Range

Hilton
4.1

Hilton

Bartender - Hourly

$3

$31

$3 - $31 Range

Yard House
3.7

Yard House

Bartender

$29,449

 /yr
Range: $5K - $60K

$5K

$60K

$5,073 - $60,383 Range

Olive Garden Italian Restaurants
3.7

$5

$25

$5 - $25 Range

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$12

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8 days ago by a Server/Bartender with more than 15 years of experience

$20,000

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8 days ago by a Server/Bartender with 4 to 6 years of experience

$40,000

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8 days ago by a Server/Bartender with more than 15 years of experience

$12

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8 days ago by a Bartender with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Server/Bartender with 7 to 9 years of experience

$9

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Server/Bartender with 1 to 3 years of experience

$7

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Bartender with 1 to 3 years of experience

$9

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8 days ago by a Server/Bartender with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Bartender salaries

The national average salary for a Bartender is $33,491 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Bartender salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3969 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Bartender employees.

The highest salary for a Bartender in United States is $55,056 per year.

The lowest salary for a Bartender in United States is $20,372 per year.

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