What does a Fashion Stylist do?

Education--
Work/Life Balance
3.3 ★
Total Pay--
Career Opportunity
2.9 ★
Avg. Experience8+ years

How much does a Fashion Stylist make?

Confident
$82,688 /yr
Total Pay
$39,389
 /yr

Base Pay

+
$43,299
 /yr

Additional Pay

$82,688

 / yr
$28K$530K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range
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Fashion Stylist Career Path

Learn how to become a Fashion Stylist, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

L2
Stylist
$63,437/yr
L3
Senior Stylist
$68,903/yr
L4
Lead Stylist
$61,504/yr
L2

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
30%
2 - 4
31%
5 - 7
1%
8+
38%
Not including years spent in education and/or training
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Fashion Stylist Insights

Read what Fashion Stylist professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
SHEIKESHEIKE
Casual Stylist
Oct 9, 2021

“retail pay on the weekend was good (though I guess this would standard casual pay)”

Da MilanoDa Milano
Fashion Consultant
Jul 2, 2020

“I believe it is a good start for my career and hopefully I'll get opportunities to grow in near future”

Stitch FixStitch Fix
Stylist
Jan 28, 2021

“I had the chance to meet many other lovely stylist and my team lead was absolutely amazing!”

Public Barber Salon
Senior Stylist
Oct 25, 2020

“There was limited education outside of our product reps classes and classes taught by our own staff.”

Free PeopleFree People
Stylist
Jun 18, 2021

“I've made amazing friends and networking connections and truly enjoy working with clients every day in the store.”

Dia&CoDia&Co
Fashion Stylist
Jun 5, 2021

“You encounter amazing customers who you're really excited to style and get to know along the way.”

EVEREVEEVEREVE
Stylist
Nov 2, 2021

“Pay wasn’t great and I ended up using most of the money for clothes.”

David's BridalDavid's Bridal
Stylist
Apr 15, 2022

“It is a minimum wage base and then commission based on dollar sold and hours worked.”

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Fashion Stylist Interviews

Frequently asked questions about the roles and responsibilities of a Fashion Stylist

When working as a Fashion Stylist, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are Product Knowledge, GOOD Communication, Interpersonal and Communication, Urgency, and Meet Deadlines.

The most similar professions to Fashion Stylist are:
  • Makeup Artist
  • Salon Manager
  • Beauty Consultant
  • Hair Stylist

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