Average Barber Hourly Pay

Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Barber is $12.22.
Is Barber your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$9 - $30
$1 - $15,495
$6 - $18,422
Total Pay
$19,390 - $70,925

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Barber

Barber Tasks
  • Cut and trim a variety of types of hair according to customer's instructions or desired hairstyle.
  • Clean work stations and sweep floors.
  • Drape and pin cloths around the customers' clothes.
  • Clean and sterilize scissors, combs, and clippers.

Job Satisfaction for Barber

4.1 out of 5
Highly Satisfied

Popular Employer Salaries for Barber

The top respondents for the job title Barber are from the companies Supercuts Hair Salon, Sport Clips, Inc. and Great Clips, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Supercuts Hair Salon where the average pay is $10.75. Great Clips, Inc. pays the lowest at around $9.25.

Barber Job Listings

Search for more jobs

Pay by Experience Level for Barber

An entry-level Barber with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.74 based on 8 salaries. An early career Barber with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.22 based on 145 salaries. A mid-career Barber with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.39 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Barber with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.00 based on 102 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $13.
Employees with Barber in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 110.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (104.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (104.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (7.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 428 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career
Mid Career
Late Career