The average pay for a Hairdresser is C$11.65 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$17,439 - C$45,885
C$17K
C$29K
C$46K
MEDIAN: C$29,418
10%
50%
90%
C$10.15 - C$15.42
C$10
C$12
C$15
MEDIAN: C$11.66
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$45K
Salary C$17,439 - C$45,885
Commission C$0.00 - C$37,000
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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C$20,535 - C$43,168
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 56
Hourly Data C$0C$15
Hourly Rate C$10.15 - C$15.42
Hourly Tips C$0.55 - C$5.04
Overtime C$15.98
Annual Data C$0C$43K
Commission C$0.00 - C$37,000
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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C$20,535 - C$43,168
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Job Description for Hairdresser

Hairdressers generally work in salons where they cut, style and dye clients' hair. Salons vary by location and clientele: They range from franchised national chain locations that focus on fairly standard hair cutting and care, to individual studios known for the presence of a well-known hair professional. In some cases, hairdressers may travel to work with their clients, especially when they offer up-dos and hairstyling for special events such as weddings.

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Hairdresser 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 Hairdresser

Pay by Experience for a Hairdresser has a positive trend. An entry-level Hairdresser with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$25,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hairdresser with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$28,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Hairdresser which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$28,000 based on 16 salaries. A Hairdresser with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$30,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Hairdresser

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Hairdresser Salaries

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
C$29,000

Experienced
▼3%

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 84%