The average wage for an Entry-Level Hairdresser is AU$20.30 per hour.

AU$18,000 - AU$56,135
AU$18K
AU$50K
AU$56K
MEDIAN: AU$49,938
10%
50%
90%
AU$15.81 - AU$23.79
AU$16
AU$20
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20.35
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$56K
Salary AU$18,000 - AU$56,135
Bonus AU$1,000
Commission AU$500
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$31,847 - AU$54,498
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data AU$0AU$27
Hourly Rate AU$15.81 - AU$23.79
Hourly Tips AU$0.00 - AU$0.77
Overtime AU$27.73
Annual Data AU$0AU$54K
Bonus AU$1,000
Commission AU$500
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$31,847 - AU$54,498
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 81

Hairdresser Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,005

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

Hairdresser Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Hairdresser in Perth:
"Look at the income."
Very rewarding though does not pay well.

Hairdresser in Melbourne:
"Low paying hard work."
It's a physical job with limited days off and low pay.

Hairdresser in Sydney:
"Wish to be the best."
Work hard be productive and be honest.

Key Stats for Hairdresser

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%