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Q: Starbucks Hourly Wage ( Answered 4 out of 5 stars,   1 Comment )
Subject: Starbucks Hourly Wage
Category: Business and Money > Employment
Asked by: mikey1309-ga
List Price: $12.00
Posted: 15 May 2006 09:53 PDT
Expires: 14 Jun 2006 09:53 PDT
Question ID: 729018
What is the average hourly rate for a Starbucks Barista in California
(San Francisco)?
Subject: Re: Starbucks Hourly Wage
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 15 May 2006 10:55 PDT
Rated:4 out of 5 stars
Hello Mikey1309,

According to a poll at the Starbuck's Workers Union Website,
California Baristas start at $8.83 in San Francisco.

The Starbucks Workers Union


"$8.62/hr - San Francisco, CA"
"In California baristas at Starbucks make 9.50 an hour"

The Starbucks Workers Union


"POLL: How much do you get paid at Starbucks as Barista?
Put your hourly and city!"

"...$9.50/hour in Chicago, IL"

"Baristas start at 7.75/hr" Portland, Or

"$7.00hr Austin"

"$8.00/hr Seattle"

"California Baristas start at $8.83 in San Francisco."

"$10.36 as a barista in Dallas TX."

"ATL, GA $7.91/hr "

"Base wages in Manhattan in NYC are 8.75/hr for barista and 10.75/hr for shift"

"$7.85/ hour Chicago, IL"

"$8.60 / hr NYC"

"$7.75, Seattle Washington"

"We start at $7.25 in the Atlanta Metro area"

"$8.00 Portland, Oregon" 

The Starbucks Workers Union

Search terms:
San Francisco Starbucks Barista hourly wage OR salary OR rate

I hope the information provided is helpful!

Best regards, 
mikey1309-ga rated this answer:4 out of 5 stars and gave an additional tip of: $1.00
Excellent! I found the website, but didn't dig far enough....a source
I used on my own. Well done!

Subject: Re: Starbucks Hourly Wage
From: bobbie7-ga on 15 May 2006 12:48 PDT
Thank you for the tip!

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