Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Hair Stylist is $10.79
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Hair Stylists?
An entry-level Hair Stylist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.78 based on 15 salaries. An early career Hair Stylist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.23 based on 204 salaries. A mid-career Hair …Read more
What Do Hair Stylists Do?
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.
This position requires outstanding manual dexterity and attention to detail. Hair stylists must be familiar with - and continually update - with current popular styles, trends, and techniques. In most …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.