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Bartender salary in Lincoln, NE

How much does a Bartender make in Lincoln, NE?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $19.04
Low $9.74
High $37.21
$150per day
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a bartender is $19.04 per hour in Lincoln, NE and $150 tips per day.121 salaries reported, updated at September 18, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Lincoln, NE

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1 to 2 years
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6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Bartenders in Lincoln, NE

  1. Chili's
    12,280 reviews16 salaries reported
    $24.51per hour
  2. $21.33per hour
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Highest paying cities for Bartenders near Lincoln, NE

  1. La Vista, NE
    $23.99 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  2. Lincoln, NE
    $19.04 per hour
    121 salaries reported
  3. Elkhorn, NE
    $18.56 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Omaha, NE
    $15.62 per hour
    191 salaries reported
  2. Kearney, NE
    $15.36 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Grand Island, NE
    $14.97 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  1. Papillion, NE
    $13.79 per hour
    19 salaries reported
  2. Bellevue, NE
    $12.16 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Norfolk, NE
    $11.80 per hour
    15 salaries reported
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Where can a Bartender earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Bartenders

Top skills
Inventory Control
Top licenses
MAST Permit
Top certifications

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
9 jobs9
140 jobs213
76 jobs116
277 jobs781
2,928 jobs6,445
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Most common benefits for Bartenders

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Food provided
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 53,877 ratings

52% of Bartenders in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Lincoln, NE?


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Average $26.92 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Bartender

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