Average Hairdresser Salary in South Africa

R49,414
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R1,500
Bonus
R12,000
Commission
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The average salary for a Hairdresser in South Africa is R49,414.
10%
R7k
MEDIAN
R49k
90%
R240k
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Salary
R7k - R240k
Bonus
R700 - R2k
Commission
R2k - R83k
Total Pay
R7k - R242k

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Job Description for Hairdresser

Hairdresser Tasks
  • 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.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 105 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
16.2%
Experienced
33.3%
Late Career
17.1%