Great Clips Overview

  • www.greatclips.com
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • 201 to 500 Employees
  • 1982
  • Franchise
  • Health, Beauty & Fitness
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

With more than 4,500 salons owned by over 1,200 franchisees throughout the United States and Canada, Great Clips is the world’s largest salon brand. All salons are independently owned by franchisees who employ nearly 40,000 stylists. Franchisees are passionate about ensuring ...
Mission: It's Gonna Be Great!

Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2019(#73)

Company Updates

January 27, 2020
Privately owned Great Clips continues to grow while its competitors have seen harder times.
Shared image - On the cutting edge: Great Clips grows as competitors trim staff
On the cutting edge: Great Clips grows as competitors trim staff
glassdoor.com
January 19, 2020
Great Clips®, the world’s largest salon brand, has been ranked #15 overall and #1 in category in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s most comprehensive franchise ranking. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the Franchise 500® ranked Great Clips for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial strength and stability and brand power. To see the full list, visit http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vM7Ce #greatclips
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The Top 20 Franchises of 2020 From the Entrepreneur Franchise 500
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Great Clips Reviews

3.8
69%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
Steve Hockett
Steve Hockett
607 Ratings
Top CEOs 2019
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Great clips review"

Apr 18, 2021 - Stylist

Pros

Fast paced and make good money in tips

Cons

The hourly pay isn’t great and customers can be rude. It’s exhausting to cut so many people’s hair in a day
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Diversity & Inclusion at Great Clips

3.8
(222 Reviews)

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Great Clips Interviews

Experience
Positive66%
Negative19%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Applied online45%
In Person36%
Employee Referral11%
Difficulty
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  1. Manager/Stylist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    The interview process was short and to the point. Good place to work at starting your career off.
    Flexible hours, works with your hours. Depending on how your time management is you can get up to five cuts and hour.
    Interview

    Do you plan to be around for a while

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Great Clips Awards & Accolades

  • Franchise 500Entrepreneur Magazine2019

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What is paid time off like at Great Clips?

...No paid time off unless you are scheduled 37+ hours, which is nearly impossible unless you're in management....

November 17, 2020

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