£14,993
Avg. Salary
£7.64
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£750

Bonus

£509

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Beauty Therapist is £7.64 per hour.

The average pay for a Beauty Therapist is £14,993 per year.

10%
£6.32
10%
£7.64
50%
£9.11
90%
90%
MEDIAN £7.64
10%
£10k
10%
£15k
50%
£21k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £14,993
£9,572 - £21,174
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£21K
MEDIAN: £14,993
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90%
£6.32 - £9.11
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MEDIAN: £7.64
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£0£21K
Salary £9,572 - £21,174
Bonus £81.70 - £2,936
Commission £0.00 - £2,403
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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£12,326 - £20,301
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 196
Hourly Data £0£10
Hourly Rate £6.32 - £9.11
Hourly Tips £0.10 - £1.05
Overtime £3.91 - £10.18
Annual Data £0£20K
Bonus £81.70 - £2,936
Commission £0.00 - £2,403
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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£12,326 - £20,301
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 641

Job Description for Beauty Therapist

Beauty therapists usually work in salons, spas, health clubs, or home salons. They help individuals select cosmetics that not only compliment and enhance their features, but also recommend and sell products to clients that promote healthy skin. Being qualified to sell these products means having a wide knowledge base and passion for learning about new products on the market. Beauty therapists also need to know how to provide a comforting, effective massage, how to apply a flattering artificial tanner, and how to safely tint eyelashes and dye eyebrows.

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Beauty Therapist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Beauty Therapist

Pay by Experience for a Beauty Therapist has a positive trend. An entry-level Beauty Therapist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤15,000 based on 277 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Beauty Therapist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 187 salaries. An experienced Beauty Therapist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 86 salaries. A Beauty Therapist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 27 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

11%

National Average: £16,188

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

Beauty Therapist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Beauty Therapist?

Beauty Therapist in Berkhamsted:
"Enjoyable if you like people."
Pros: I enjoy talking to people during treatments and the job satisfaction when a treatment is finished.
Cons: Ungrateful customers and ones that don't tip.

Beauty Therapist in Kingston:
"It's good and fun but bad pay."
Pros: The clients are always nice, the girls I work with are sweet and we have good facilities and a great reputation.
Cons: The pay is really bad.

Beauty Therapist in Southampton:
Be motivated. Think on your feet. Be honest. Work hard. Client focused. Professional.

Beauty Therapist in Derby:
"Hard than you think but worth it."
Pros: Sales, glam, fun.
Cons: Physical, tiring, bad pay.

Beauty Therapist in Peterborough:
"Good."
Pros: Mixture of the work.
Cons: Nothing.

Beauty Therapist in London:
"Rewarding, Entertaining, Progressive, Draining."
Pros: Meeting new people and learning new things.
Cons: Commute time, commission not guaranteed.

Beauty Therapist in Durham City:
"Salary"
Great job, poor wage Long hours.

Key Stats for Beauty Therapist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Beauty Therapist Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
₤16,000

▼1%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%