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Bartending with urgency
- May 15, 2019
- Posted by: Robbie Flair
- Category: Uncategorized
Bartending with urgency, because no bar manager or owners will tolerate a rude bartender. Never be that bartender that puts the customer 2nd. If there is one thing that every customer loves it’s when the bartender acknowledges them and communicates with them.
With that said likewise no customers wishes to come into a bar and wait 5 minutes for a drink.
Urgency = Bigger Tips
This is key to getting bigger tips! This is a customer service based business. The urgency to attend to a customer goes a long way, both in the current tip and in building residual customers for yourself and the bar.
You see it all the time on google reviews or yelp – bartender was rude or bartender took forever. Don’t be that bartender that is supposed to be working, but is on the phone for personal use in front of any customer, or you and your bar will end up with some negative reviews.
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As of Sept 24, 2019, the average monthly pay for a Bartender in the United States is $1,938 a month. Double that to account for tips.
While we are seeing monthly salaries as high as $6,875 and as low as $917, the majority of Bartender salaries currently range between $1,375 (25th percentile) to $2,250 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Bartender varies modestly (up to $875), which suggests there may be fewer opportunities for advancement based on skill level, but increased pay based on location and years of experience is still possible.
Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Bartender job market in both Mentor, OH and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Bartender in your area are making on average $1,793 per month or $145 (7%) less than the national average monthly salary of $1,938. Ohio ranks number 30 out of 50 states nationwide for Bartender salaries.
To estimate the most accurate monthly salary range for Bartender jobs. ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.
When searching for bartending schools near me, make sure the bartending school teaches more than just drink recipes. There is so much more to bartending than memorizing drinks, that comes over time.