The average hourly pay for a Salon Manager is $13.13.
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Job Description for Salon Manager
Many beauty salons and spas offer a variety of services, and it is the salon manager’s job to ensure that each aspect runs smoothly. They oversee the daily activities of the salon and ensure that customers are satisfied. Salons may offer services such as hair and makeup, manicures and pedicures, massage and aromatherapy, facials, and waxing. Salon managers must monitor each of these specific services to ensure top quality and customer satisfaction; if a customer is unhappy with a service or em…Read more
Salon Manager Tasks
- Manage personnel, creating schedules, coordinating and/or providing training and professional development, and conducting payroll.
- Support salon marketing and talent management, recruiting stylists and building salon brand.
- Monitor and assess business performance, establishing plans to meet financial goals and identifying growth opportunities.
- Manage supply inventory and purchasing, track deliveries, and ensure orders remain within budget.
- Manage salon finances, such as budgets, sales, and expenses, and prepare reports for general management.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Salon Manager
The top respondents for the job title Salon Manager are from the companies JCPenney, ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. and Great Clips, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at JCPenney where the average pay is $19.21. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include ULTA Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. and PetSmart Inc., earning around $18.89 and $16.88, respectively. Regis Corporation pays the lowest at around $9.85. Supercuts Hair Salon and Great Clips, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $11.67 and $12.52, respectively.
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Pay by Experience Level for Salon Manager
An entry-level Salon Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.03 based on 9 salaries. An early career Salon Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.40 based on 310 salaries. A mid-career Salon Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.59 based on 282 salaries. An experienced Salon Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.11 based on 305 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $14.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Salon Manager in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (10.4% more) and New York, New York (10.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (8.6% less), Houston, Texas (5.2% less) and San Diego, California (5.0% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 1,125 survey responses.