How much does a Barista make?

Updated Jan 21, 2022

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Employer Size

Experience

$26,666 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,824 salaries

$20K

Low

$27K

Average

$35K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Barista make? The national average salary for a Barista is $26,666 in United States. Filter by location to see Barista salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,824 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Barista employees.

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What is the salary trajectory for a Barista?

$26,666 /yr
Barista
$36,299 /yr
Senior Barista
$53,473 /yr
Leader of Store
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What are some related job titles for a Barista?

Cafe and Barista

$26,598

per year

Waitress

$30,509

per year

Cashier/Barista

$25,237

per year

Hostess

$26,274

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Barista in United States of America

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$25

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/hr

7 days ago by a Barista with 10 to 14 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Barista - Starbucks with less than one year of experience

$16

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Cashier/Barista with less than one year of experience

$10

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Barista with less than one year of experience

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$12

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Barista with less than one year of experience

$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Barista - Starbucks with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Starbucks
3.8

Starbucks

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $7 - $20

$7

$20

$7 - $20 Range

Starbucks
3.8

Starbucks

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $8 - $25

$8

$25

$8 - $25 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Barista

$29,254

 /yr
Range: $26K - $56K

$26K

$56K

$25,931 - $56,293 Range

Starbucks Coffee Company
3.8

Starbucks Coffee Company

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $8 - $49

$8

$49

$8 - $49 Range

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
3.6

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $8 - $19

$8

$19

$8 - $19 Range

Barnes & Noble
3.7

Barnes & Noble

Barista - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $8 - $16

$8

$16

$8 - $16 Range

Peet's
3.7

Peet's

Barista - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $7 - $20

$7

$20

$7 - $20 Range

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Dutch Bros.
4.2

Dutch Bros.

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $5 - $57

$5

$57

$5 - $57 Range

Caribou Coffee
3.6

Caribou Coffee

Barista - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $16

$8

$16

$8 - $16 Range

Scooter's Coffee
3.5

Scooter's Coffee

Barista - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $8 - $14

$8

$14

$8 - $14 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Barista - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Dunkin' Donuts
3.3

Dunkin' Donuts

Barista - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $17

$8

$17

$8 - $17 Range

Philz Coffee
3.8

Philz Coffee

Barista - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $10 - $20

$10

$20

$10 - $20 Range

Biggby
3.7

Biggby

Barista - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $8 - $13

$8

$13

$8 - $13 Range

HMSHost
3

HMSHost

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Blue Bottle Coffee
3.7

Blue Bottle Coffee

Barista - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $8 - $21

$8

$21

$8 - $21 Range

Starbucks Coffee Company
3.8

Starbucks Coffee Company

Barista - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $8 - $23

$8

$23

$8 - $23 Range

Kung Fu Tea
3.7

Kung Fu Tea

Barista - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $16

$8

$16

$8 - $16 Range

Dunkin' Donuts
3.3

Dunkin' Donuts

Barista - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $16

$8

$16

$8 - $16 Range

Scooter's Coffee
3.5

Scooter's Coffee

Barista - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $8 - $16

$8

$16

$8 - $16 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Barista salaries

The national average salary for a Barista is $26,666 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Barista salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6824 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Barista employees.

The highest salary for a Barista in United States is $34,973 per year.

The lowest salary for a Barista in United States is $20,332 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Barista or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Barista.