How Much do Bartenders Make in New Mexico?

Do bartenders in New Mexico make a lot of money? What is the average pay for New Mexico bartenders?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, bartenders in New Mexico earn an average of $20,780 a year, equivalent to $9.99 an hour.

This is 26% less than bartenders nationwide and 56% less than the typical New Mexico worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
  • This includes reported tips. It's very likely that a percentage of tips are not reported so real wages are probably higher
New Mexico Bartender Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $14.20 $29,530
75th $9.77 $20,310
50th $9.03 $18,790
25th $8.46 $17,600
10th $8.08 $16,800
New Mexico Bartenders Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Albuquerque $9.67 $20,110
Las Cruces $10.60 $22,050
Santa Fe $9.71 $20,200
New Mexico Bartender Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $9.99 $20,780
2018 $9.91 $20,610
2017 $10.64 $22,120
2016 $11.35 $23,600
2015 $10.87 $22,620
2014 $10.37 $21,570
2013 $10.32 $21,450
2012 $10.46 $21,760
2011 $10.01 $20,830