Bartender Jobs

Bartender Overview


Bartenders are responsible for mixing and making drinks for customers. They typically work in bars and restaurants, and they can take orders from the wait staff or directly from customers. Bartenders are also responsible for opening bottles of beer and other drinks that do not require mixing. Some take on additional responsibilities, including ordering new alcohol, stocking supplies and keeping an eye on patrons. The experience that bartenders possess make them suitable for other positions including bar managers, barmen and brewmasters.

Bartender Education Requirements


More than 40 percent of bartenders have a high school diploma or a GED, while nearly 30 percent of all workers have some type of college degree. Though bartenders do not need a college degree, many employers require that they possess some training or a certificate from a bartending school. Attending a licensed school teaches the workers how to mix and pour specialty drinks. They also need experience with different types of bar tools and commercial products, including bar code readers that keep track of how much alcohol they pour. Good bartenders also need strong customer service and math skills to communicate with customers and keep track of bills and tabs.

Bartender Job Market


Bartender jobs will grow at an average rate between 2012 and 2022. Statistics show that the number of available jobs will increase from 551,100 to an additional 65,600 by 2022. This indicates a growth of 12 percent, which is right around the same rate reported by other food and beverage industries. Though many bartenders work for restaurants and bars, private clubs, caterers and other venues need trained bartenders as well. While it isn't likely that the industry will change much over the coming years in terms of technology, restaurants and other companies will still need bartenders capable of making new drinks and bringing in more business.

Bartender Salary


The average median salary for bartenders working in the United States is $28,000 per year. Bartenders typically make an hourly salary of $2 to $5 an hour with the remainder of their salary coming from the tips they receive from customers.
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Bartender-Al Js/ Jockey Silks (2nd Shift 5p-1:30p) Bar « Back to Job Listings Description: It has been voted "THE BEST PLACE IN LOUISVILLE TO JUST SIT AND DRINK." Al J's Lounge at the Conservatory is the place to cozy up with your favorite libation at the giant 30-foot aquarium tropical fish bar. Aside from our signature cocktails if you're feeling hungry, a bar menu is available. Al J's Lounge...
A Bartender with Embassy Suites Hotels is responsible for preparing beverages and serving beverages and/or food to guests in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? Embassy Suites by Hilton has perfected the full-service, upscale, all-suite hotel. Built on a long-standing legacy ...
A Bartender with Curio - A Collection by Hilton is responsible for preparing beverages and serving beverages and/or food to guests in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. What will it be like to work for this Hilton Worldwide Brand? Welcome to Curio - A Collection by Hilton. We deliver the most unique and memorable guest experiences thro...
Looking for the BEST! NOW HIRING! Guest Service Agent/Front Desk & Room Attendants/Housekeeping & Restaurant Service/Bartender at the Cambria Suites. Apply in person, no phone calls please. Excellent benefits package. 6014 Gateway Dr. Plfd (I70 & 267) This job listing brought to you by The Hendricks County Flyer...
Overview Did you hear? The GRAND OPENING of SentryWorld clubhouse is just around the corner and we have immediate openings for Full-time, Part-time and On-call Bartenders! We are seeking highly motivated, customer focused Bartenders to prepare cocktails, wine, and other alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to ensure an exceptional dining experience for our guests. This all new clubhouse will pr...
Currently seeking energetic and motivated employees to work in a fun environment. The Charleston River Dogs currently has Concession/Picnic staff, bartender, cook, and cashier positions available. This is a part time position based off events that would be perfect for students! Please respond with resume to be contacted with more information and scheduled for and interview....
We are currently searching for talented and Guest service oriented Bartender to join our Bradley’s Fine Diner- BFD team. BFD is always searching for new talent to join our restaurant’s team. Bradley’s Fine Diner has immediate full time openings for an experienced Bartender Responsibilities: You will be making and serving drinks to our guests at the bar and to the wait staff as well as serving ou...
Traditions Spirits is currently accepting applications for the following positions: CASHIERS, COOKS, and BARTENDERS at Salt Creek Casino. Please apply online or in person at: www. traditionsspirits.com 2815 SE 44th Street, Norman 405-392-4550. This job listing brought to you by The Chickasha Express Star...
At O'Charley's, we can offer you flexible work schedules, a great work atmosphere, benefits, meal discounts and much more! Join our team and enter the good life O’Charley’s Restaurant + Bar is part of the American Blue Ribbon Holdings family and an equal opportunity / e-verify employer. Server Servers Waiter Waiters Waitress Waitresses FOH Front of House Restaurant Job Hourl...
BARTENDER & SOUS CHEF Hurley's Restaurant & Bar seeks experienced bartender for lunch and dinner shifts. Weekends and holidays a must. Also seeking motivated and experienced Sous Chef with management experience. Please apply in person during non-peak business hours at 6518 Washington St, Yountville, CA....
JOB FAIR OCEANS OF OPPORTUNITIES We are hiring for: Front Office, Wait Staff, Bartenders, Food Runners, Greeter, Room Attendants, Housepersons, Laundry (PM), Line Cooks, Dishwashers, Stewards, Maintenance, and a Painter. Where: Lido Beach Resort 700 Ben Franklin Dr. South Tower-8th Floor Sunset Terrace When: Monday, October 27th 8:00AM-5:00PM Lido Beach Resort, Holiday Inn Lido Beach, an...
Description Overview: The Bartenders primary responsibility is to provide service in a restaurant environment by preparing and serving alcoholic beverages according to company, Health Department, and State and Federal regulations. Perform other duties as assigned. Essential Functions: · Adhere to company policy and State and Federal regulations regarding service of alcohol including taking all...
Description Overview: The Bartenders primary responsibility is to provide service in a restaurant environment by preparing and serving alcoholic beverages according to company, Health Department, and State and Federal regulations. Perform other duties as assigned. Essential Functions: · Adhere to company policy and State and Federal regulations regarding service of alcohol including taking all...
To provide exceptional customer service at Jawacdah Farm, an upscale conference and fine dining facility that is part of a global company. Jawacdah Farm is located in Enochsburg, Indiana, and is comprised of 127 acres, outdoor recreation, 16 buildings with 66 guestrooms, 5 dining rooms, 8 conference rooms and public entertainment space totaling 63,610 square feet. Serve drinks to our guests accord...
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BARTENDER (PART TIME) The Spring Creek Golf Club is seeking an experienced bartender to join our team. Applicant must have at least 2 years of experience tending bar in a hotel or restaurant setting. Background in fine dining establishments is preferred. This position is for AM and/or PM shifts SERVERS The Spring Creek Golf Club is seeking experienced friendly energetic highly motivated individual...
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NOW HIRING BullsEye Bar Bartenders Are you a Sports Fan? Are you a Bartender? Are you both? We are looking for sports-loving Bartenders to staff Black Angus’ BullsEye Bar, our Sports Bar venue within the popularBlack Angus Steakhouse. Responsibilities: Provide Service Excellence to guests Exhibit a high level of enthusiasm and skillfully engage guests Suggest, sell, and serve food and bevera...
Banquet Servers, Bartenders and Event Staff Part-Time and Full-Time Positions Available for Several Hotels and Country Clubs in the Palm Beach Area. Apply today! CareersUSA, a leader in the staffing industry with over 33 years of experience, has another job opportunity for you. Numerous clients in and around the Palm Beach, FL area are seeking Banquet Servers, Bartenders and Event Staff. Earn $...
Hiring immediately for servers and bar tenders at new opening restaurant Kulture Kurry. Please email resume to *****. Setting up interviews now! Looking for experience, but will train the right person....

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Bartender

Salaries

$8,112.00 - $40,000.00
Typical Salary for Bartender
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
34.1%
Some College Coursework Completed
27.9%
High School
15.7%
Associates
12.1%
Certification
4.6%
Vocational
2.6%
Master's
2%
(305 Respondents)
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