The average hourly pay for a Barber is $12.22.
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Job Description for Barber
Barbers perform haircuts and offer styling and other related services to their clients. Typically, the term "barber" is used for a percentage of male hair stylists, and still generally refers to men's hair styling, shaving, and similar processes. Barbers are typically customer-friendly individuals who interact and converse with clients while taking care of their hair needs. As such, many clients return again and again to the same barbershops, and good barbers typically make their facilities some…Read more
- 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
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.
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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.
Pay Difference by Location
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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
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