How Much do Bartenders Make in North Dakota?

Do bartenders in North Dakota make a lot of money? What is the average pay for North Dakota bartenders?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, bartenders in North Dakota earn an average of $22,700 a year, equivalent to $10.91 an hour.

This is 19% less than bartenders nationwide and 55% less than the typical North Dakota 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
North Dakota Bartender Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $15.71 $32,670
75th $11.80 $24,540
50th $10.00 $20,790
25th $8.85 $18,400
10th $8.16 $16,970
North Dakota Bartenders Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bismarck $11.65 $24,220
Fargo $10.57 $21,980
Grand Forks $10.12 $21,050
North Dakota Bartender Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $10.91 $22,700
2018 $10.04 $20,880
2017 $9.68 $20,140
2016 $9.82 $20,430
2015 $9.86 $20,520
2014 $9.45 $19,660
2013 $9.21 $19,160
2012 $8.89 $18,490
2011 $8.90 $18,520