A Hair Stylist earns an average wage of £7.32 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£9,688 - £21,359
£10K
£14K
£21K
MEDIAN: £13,866
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50%
90%
£5.91 - £9.18
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MEDIAN: £7.32
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50%
90%
£0£21K
Salary £9,688 - £21,359
Bonus £30.64 - £14,681
Profit Sharing £1,858
Commission £0.00 - £3,551
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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£10,784 - £20,769
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 226
Hourly Data £0£11
Hourly Rate £5.91 - £9.18
Hourly Tips £0.24 - £1.26
Overtime £1.01 - £11.10
Annual Data £0£20K
Bonus £30.64 - £14,681
Commission £0.00 - £3,551
Profit Sharing £1,858
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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£10,784 - £20,769
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 302

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.

Hair Stylist Job Listings

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 ₤14,000 based on 62 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 ₤16,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Hair Stylist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 55 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 ₤16,000 based on 37 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £15,318

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

Hair Stylist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Hair Stylist?

Hair Stylist in Shrewsbury:
Pros: Meeting new people every day Independent work
Cons: Not enough independence Not enough hours No contracted hours

Key Stats for Hair Stylist

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Hair Stylist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

Experienced
▲7%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
₤15,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 96%