The average salary for a Hairdresser in South Africa is R49,414.
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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 early career Hairdresser with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R48,611 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Hairdresser with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R60,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Hairdresser with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R61,042 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R60,000.
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