How Much do Bartenders Make in Ohio?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, bartenders in Ohio earn an average of $22,590 a year, equivalent to $10.86 an hour.

This is 19% less than bartenders nationwide and 54% less than the typical Ohio 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
Ohio Bartender Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $15.16 $31,530
75th $10.74 $22,330
50th $9.45 $19,660
25th $9.02 $18,770
10th $8.75 $18,210
Ohio Bartenders Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Akron $11.28 $23,470
Canton $10.42 $21,680
Cincinnati $11.00 $22,880
Cleveland $10.74 $22,340
Columbus $11.34 $23,580
Dayton $11.88 $24,710
Lima $10.40 $21,630
Mansfield $10.25 $21,310
Springfield $9.64 $20,060
Steubenville $10.39 $21,600
Toledo $9.92 $20,630
Youngstown $10.76 $22,380
Ohio Bartender Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $10.86 $22,590
2018 $10.52 $21,880
2017 $10.46 $21,750
2016 $10.35 $21,520
2015 $9.93 $20,650
2014 $9.63 $20,020
2013 $9.36 $19,460
2012 $9.30 $19,350
2011 $9.14 $19,020