- Receives payment for drinks.
- Takes customer orders and mixes and serves drinks.
- Washes used glassware and cleans and tidies bar area.
- Assists in keeping bar properly stocked.
Typical Education Level
Level 2 NVQ; GCSE at grades A*-C
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 5% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* This is not likely to lead to a great demand for new workers due to retirement
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for bar staff is £17,222
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 8,864. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for bar staff roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £17,222 per year. That is about £1,435 per month or £8.83 per hour. New workers generally start on £13,686, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £20,613
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 8,864 people are employed in the region.