The average hourly pay for a Hairdresser is £7.58.
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£6 - £10
£24 - £6,128
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£12,104 - £21,582
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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. Hairdressers are expected to be able …Read more
- 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
An entry-level Hairdresser with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £6.93 based on 32 salaries. An early career Hairdresser with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £6.88 based on 177 salaries. A mid-career Hairdresser with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.49 based on 179 salaries. An experienced Hairdresser with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £7.99 based on 165 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £8.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Hairdresser in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 6.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bristol, England: Bristol (3.4% more) and Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (2.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (11.1% less), Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England: Tyne and Wear (5.5% less) and Worcester, England: Worcestershire (5.0% less).
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