The average rate for a Hair Stylist is AU$20.89 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$29,342 - AU$69,824
AU$29K
AU$50K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$49,641
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.82 - AU$25.57
AU$19
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.97
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$29,342 - AU$69,824
Bonus AU$1,250
Commission AU$600
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$36,191 - AU$57,329
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36
Hourly Data AU$0AU$32
Hourly Rate AU$18.82 - AU$25.57
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$3.33
Overtime AU$32.27
Annual Data AU$0AU$57K
Bonus AU$1,250
Commission AU$600
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$36,191 - AU$57,329
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 110

Job Description for Hair Stylist

A hair stylist works in a salon or studio environment, cutting and styling clients' hair. This position typically requires previous education or training in the field through opportunities such as cosmetology or beauty school. Many employers require certification or licensure for hair stylists.

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Hair Stylist Tasks

  • Style hair and apply aesthetic treatments per customer requests.
  • Maintain and develop style techniques and best-practices.
  • Maintain and clean work areas and tools.

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Pay by Experience Level for Hair Stylist

Pay by Experience for a Hair Stylist has a positive trend. An entry-level Hair Stylist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hair Stylist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Hair Stylist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$44,000 based on 50 salaries. A Hair Stylist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,006

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Hair Stylist

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Hair Stylist Salaries

▲9%

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
AU$44,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 94%