How much does a Sommelier make in the United States? The average Sommelier salary in the United States is $59,154 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $45,474 and $72,824. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Sommelier manages the daily activities necessary for maintenance and promotion of the organization's wine collection. Identifies and purchases wines for the organization. Being a Sommelier monitors the conditions of the wine cellar, ensuring optimal storage. Works with the kitchen staff to develop food and wine pairings. Additionally, Sommelier recommends and serves wine to guests. May require an associate degree or its equivalent. May possess or be working towards certification. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. To be a Sommelier typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Sommelier do?
Sommelier in Albuquerque, NM
Monitor guest satisfaction with table visits, courteous interactions and acute observation during service.
October 03, 2020
Lead by example from the front.
October 13, 2020
Create of and maintain the wine list in coordination with the Executive Chef.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Sommelier in the United States. The base salary for Sommelier ranges from $45,474 to $72,824 with the average base salary of $59,154. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $57,784 to $72,824 with the average total cash compensation of $59,154.