We will be happy to provide a complimentary consultation to help you determine staffing needs for your next event. Here are some figures to keep in mind:


SWOOP Staff has a four hour minimum; this can include time for set up and breakdown.

Standard hourly rates are as follows:

  • EVENT MANAGER: $45.00
  • CHEF: $45.00
  • SOUS CHEF: $35.00
  • STEWARD: $30.00
  • WAITSTAFF: $30.00
  • BARTENDER: $35.00
  • CAPTAIN: $35.00


*Please note that these rates are for the Austin-area. Any events outside of Austin will be charged round trip travel fees.


Depending how formal your event is, we offer three standard choices for staff attire:

  • Black slacks, white dress shirt & black silk tie
  • Black slacks & black dress shirt
  • Black slacks & black guayabera

We are happy to outfit our staff in any additional attire to match your party theme. Let us know your apparel ideas, and we will do the research to let you know if it will be an additional expense.