Average Beverage Manager Salary
$55,000 yearly
$19.64 hourly
Updated July 28, 2021
$42,000
10 %
$55,000
Median
$71,000
90 %
Beverage managers in the United States make an average salary of $55,411 per year or $26.64 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $42,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $71,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Hawaii, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York provide the highest beverage manager salaries.

Average Beverage Manager Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where beverage managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Beverage Manager average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
Alabama
$47,271
$47,271
$22.73
$22.73
Alaska
Alaska
$51,162
$51,162
$24.60
$24.60
Arizona
Arizona
$49,028
$49,028
$23.57
$23.57
Arkansas
Arkansas
$35,684
$35,684
$17.16
$17.16
California
California
$48,755
$48,755
$23.44
$23.44
Colorado
Colorado
$53,341
$53,341
$25.64
$25.64
Connecticut
Connecticut
$63,903
$63,903
$30.72
$30.72
Delaware
Delaware
$55,048
$55,048
$26.47
$26.47
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
$55,010
$55,010
$26.45
$26.45
Florida
Florida
$37,761
$37,761
$18.15
$18.15
Georgia
Georgia
$38,602
$38,602
$18.56
$18.56
Hawaii
Hawaii
$76,622
$76,622
$36.84
$36.84
Idaho
Idaho
$51,636
$51,636
$24.82
$24.82
Illinois
Illinois
$44,939
$44,939
$21.61
$21.61
Indiana
Indiana
$45,984
$45,984
$22.11
$22.11
Iowa
Iowa
$44,411
$44,411
$21.35
$21.35
Kansas
Kansas
$41,561
$41,561
$19.98
$19.98
Kentucky
Kentucky
$37,055
$37,055
$17.81
$17.81
Louisiana
Louisiana
$43,243
$43,243
$20.79
$20.79
Maine
Maine
$56,027
$56,027
$26.94
$26.94
Maryland
Maryland
$56,687
$56,687
$27.25
$27.25
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
$61,049
$61,049
$29.35
$29.35
Michigan
Michigan
$51,699
$51,699
$24.86
$24.86
Minnesota
Minnesota
$47,039
$47,039
$22.61
$22.61
Mississippi
Mississippi
$45,624
$45,624
$21.93
$21.93
Missouri
Missouri
$43,623
$43,623
$20.97
$20.97
Montana
Montana
$48,177
$48,177
$23.16
$23.16
Nebraska
Nebraska
$39,185
$39,185
$18.84
$18.84
Nevada
Nevada
$58,926
$58,926
$28.33
$28.33
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
$57,110
$57,110
$27.46
$27.46
New Jersey
New Jersey
$63,075
$63,075
$30.32
$30.32
New Mexico
New Mexico
$44,154
$44,154
$21.23
$21.23
New York
New York
$61,489
$61,489
$29.56
$29.56
North Carolina
North Carolina
$47,785
$47,785
$22.97
$22.97
North Dakota
North Dakota
$39,823
$39,823
$19.15
$19.15
Ohio
Ohio
$40,663
$40,663
$19.55
$19.55
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
$39,457
$39,457
$18.97
$18.97
Oregon
Oregon
$45,311
$45,311
$21.78
$21.78
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
$52,715
$52,715
$25.34
$25.34
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
$64,420
$64,420
$30.97
$30.97
South Carolina
South Carolina
$38,281
$38,281
$18.40
$18.40
South Dakota
South Dakota
$47,741
$47,741
$22.95
$22.95
Tennessee
Tennessee
$43,371
$43,371
$20.85
$20.85
Texas
Texas
$43,320
$43,320
$20.83
$20.83
Utah
Utah
$39,433
$39,433
$18.96
$18.96
Vermont
Vermont
$56,591
$56,591
$27.21
$27.21
Virginia
Virginia
$49,913
$49,913
$24.00
$24.00
Washington
Washington
$60,713
$60,713
$29.19
$29.19
West Virginia
West Virginia
$42,597
$42,597
$20.48
$20.48
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
$46,025
$46,025
$22.13
$22.13
Wyoming
Wyoming
$41,574
$41,574
$19.99
$19.99

Highest Paying Cities For Beverage Manager

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
New York, NY
New York, NY
$61,595
$61,595
$29.61
$29.61
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
$58,464
$58,464
$28.11
$28.11
Detroit, MI
Detroit, MI
$51,796
$51,796
$24.90
$24.90
Santa Clarita, CA
Santa Clarita, CA
$48,084
$48,084
$23.12
$23.12
Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL
$45,027
$45,027
$21.65
$21.65
Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, GA
$38,699
$38,699
$18.61
$18.61

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Location

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Director Of Food And Beverage

    Avg. salary: $73,699

    A director of food and beverage is responsible for ensuring the quality of foods and services to maintain the guests' overall satisfaction on their dining experience. Food and beverage directors manage menu selections, analyzing current food trends to meet guests' demands. They also handle budget allocation, negotiating with reliable suppliers for high-quality materials and ingredients for minimal costs. A director of food and beverage must have excellent leadership and communication skills, observe strict sanitary standards and hygienic regulations for adherence of all personnel during operations.
    49,569 Director Of Food And Beverage Jobs
    Food And Beverage Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $36,802

    A Food and Beverage Supervisors role is to make sure that guests food and beverage expectations are being met or exceeded. They supervise all of the issues related to a patrons dining experience, like quality control, staff management, health and safety regulations.
    41,411 Food And Beverage Supervisor Jobs
    Dining Room Manager

    Avg. salary: $50,261

    Dining Room Managers are responsible for supervising the operations of a dining establishment or restaurant. Their duties include ensuring workers adhere to operational and service standards, implement training and recruitment processes, addressing customer concerns, achieving customer satisfaction, and overseeing a restaurant's inventory and budget. Dining Room Managers compile daily reports, greet customers, introduce menus, and ensure the dining area is healthy and clean. They also assist in the orientation of workers.
    94,163 Dining Room Manager Jobs
    Front Of House Manager

    Avg. salary: $44,039

    A front of house manager coordinates and supervises the front house team. Front of house managers make sure that every client receives a warm welcome. They see to it that all house services are performed smoothly. The scope of their duties and responsibilities may involve the recruitment of team members. They carry out administrative tasks in an organization or establishment such as a theater, concert hall, or restaurant. It is their job to handle the preparation and daily operations of these areas.
    108,293 Front Of House Manager Jobs
    Shift Manager

    Avg. salary: $26,766

    Shift managers are employees assigned to oversee the operations of the business during a specific time or work shift. They manage the employees assigned in a particular shift and ensure that the employees are working on their specific tasks. They also ensure that the needed manpower is met. Shift managers are also in charge of checking the sales, ensuring that the finances are properly balanced, and maintaining records during the work shift. They also respond to any challenges that may occur during the time period. Shift managers should have good organization skills, decision-making skills, and interpersonal skills.
    182,627 Shift Manager Jobs
    Food Manager

    Avg. salary: $46,491

    A food manager oversees the operations at various dining establishments, ensuring efficient food services and client satisfaction. Their responsibilities typically include managing the staff, setting schedules and guidelines, establishing objectives and budgets, liaising with vendors and suppliers, delegating tasks, and developing strategies to optimize overall operations. There are also instances where they may assist customers, arrange reservations, process payments, prepare and organize documents, hire and train new members of the workforce, and resolve issues and concerns. Moreover, as a food manager, they must lead and encourage the staff to reach goals, all while implementing the company's policies and regulations.
    139,051 Food Manager Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Beverage Managers The Most?

    If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Tradition and Kerry Holding Co. as they offer the highest salaries for beverage managers.
    Company

    Recently Added Beverage Manager Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Goodwin Recruiting
    Goodwin Recruiting
    Beverage Manager
    Beverage Manager
    Beverage Manager
    Miami Beach, FL
    Miami Beach, FL
    06/28/2021
    06/28/2021
    $70,000
    $70,000
    06/28/2021
    MGR Beverage
    MGR Beverage
    Asbury Park, NJ
    Asbury Park, NJ
    06/23/2021
    06/23/2021
    $48,000
    $48,000
    06/23/2021
    Kirkwood Community College
    Kirkwood Community College
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    06/17/2021
    06/17/2021
    $33,851
    $33,851
    06/17/2021
    Gecko Hospitality
    Gecko Hospitality
    Beverage Manager
    Beverage Manager
    Beverage Manager
    Covington, LA
    Covington, LA
    06/02/2021
    06/02/2021
    $60,000
    $60,000
    06/02/2021
    Kirkwood Community College
    Kirkwood Community College
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    05/15/2021
    05/15/2021
    $31,055
    $31,055
    05/15/2021
    Gecko Hospitality
    Gecko Hospitality
    Beverage Manager-Upscale Lounge
    Beverage Manager-Upscale Lounge
    Beverage Manager-Upscale Lounge
    Chicago, IL
    Chicago, IL
    03/25/2021
    03/25/2021
    $55,000
    $55,000
    03/25/2021
    Kirkwood Community College
    Kirkwood Community College
    Restaurant and Beverage Manager
    Restaurant and Beverage Manager
    Restaurant and Beverage Manager
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    03/22/2021
    03/22/2021
    $53,000
    $53,000
    03/22/2021
    Goodwin Recruiting
    Goodwin Recruiting
    Polished Restaurant/Beverage Manager Needed!
    Polished Restaurant/Beverage Manager Needed!
    Polished Restaurant/Beverage Manager Needed!
    Auburn, AL
    Auburn, AL
    11/24/2020
    11/24/2020
    $65,000
    $65,000
    11/24/2020
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Assistant Beverage Manager
    Prior Lake, MN
    Prior Lake, MN
    03/31/2020
    03/31/2020
    $44,000
    $44,000
    03/31/2020
    Boss Search Group
    Boss Search Group
    Beverage Manager
    Beverage Manager
    Beverage Manager
    Kansas City, MO
    Kansas City, MO
    01/14/2020
    01/14/2020
    $60,000
    $60,000
    01/14/2020

    Average Beverage Manager Salary by Demographic

    Beverage Manager Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $53,396
    female-income
    Female Income
    $51,485
    Median Beverage Manager Income by Race
    Asian beverage managers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown beverage managers have the lowest average salary at $51,184.
    $55,000
    $54,000
    $53,000
    $52,000
    $51,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Unknown
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$52,366
    Black or African American$51,757
    Asian$53,473
    Unknown$51,184
    Hispanic or Latino$53,425
    Average Beverage Manager Salary by Education Level
    Beverage managers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $62,182 annually. With a Bachelors degree, beverage managers earn a median annual income of $57,632 compared to $54,088 for beverage managers with an Associate degree.
    $64,000
    $61,000
    $58,000
    $55,000
    $52,000
    $49,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Master's Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$51,485
    Some College/ Associate Degree$54,088
    Bachelor's Degree$57,632
    Master's Degree$62,182