What does a Hair Stylist do?

As a hair stylist you would provide insight to men, women and children on various hair styles, cuts and color. In addition, you would have the ability to learn and share information on the hair care products to upsell items solid by the salon. Effectively use various marketing methods to grow your clientele such as social media and customer referrals.

The ability to successfully communicate with a diverse customer population is essential. A friendly and approachable individual who finds it easy to speak with a variety of individuals. Experience with various types of hair is preferred. A valid cosmetology license in the state you are practicing is required.

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Superior oral communication skills
  • Ability to develop your own clientele through social media and customer referrals
  • Demonstrate consistent telephone etiquette
  • Keep your station clean and sanitary
  • Assist in upselling salon products and services
  • Safe use of equipment and chemicals
  • Assist with laundry and linens as needed
  • 3+ years of experience as a hairstylist
  • Knowledge of products solid by the salon
  • Exhibit basic computer skills
  • Accurate use of an office phone
  • Able to lift boxes up to 10 pounds
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with customers
  • Reliable transportation to meet scheduling requirements
  • Maintain inventory product log

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
23%
2 - 4
25%
5 - 7
3%
8+
49%

Common Skill Sets

Firing
Test Equipment
Attention To Detail
Schedules
Microsoft Office Suite
Effective Communication
Reviews
CDL

Hair Stylist Seniority Levels

L2
Hair Stylist
₹ 3,00,000/yr
L3
Hair Stylist III
No Salary Reports
L4
Hair Stylist IV
₹ 1,21,213/yr
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Hair Stylist Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹ 25,016 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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₹12K
Median: ₹25K
₹51K
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