Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Barista make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$35,487 / yrTotal Pay
$31,840 / yrBase Pay
$3,647 / yrAdditional Pay

$35,487

 / yr
$24K$52K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Barista is $35,487 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $31,840 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $3,647 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Cafe and Barista Salaries with median pay of $35,622, Waitress Salaries with median pay of $38,156, Cashier/Barista Salaries with median pay of $32,854, Hostess Salaries with median pay of $32,048.

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 / mo

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 / mo

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 / mo

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 / mo

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Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Cashier/Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$43,214

/hr

$14 | $43K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Barista

United States of America

 | <1 year

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Cashier/Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25,350

/yr

$25K | $350

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Barista

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$12

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Cashier/Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Barista

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$27,040

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Barista pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Barista is $31,840 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Barista salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 57964 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Barista employees.

The highest salary for a Barista in United States is $45,470 per year.

The lowest salary for a Barista in United States is $22,295 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.