Barista

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How much does a Barista make in the United States?

Average base salary
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20.6k salaries reported, updated at Jul 08, 2020
$11.63
per hour
The average salary for a barista is $11.63 per hour in the United States and $17.00 tips per day.
Additional compensation
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Tips
$17.00
per day
Most common benefits
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Commuter assistance
  • Wellness program
  • AD&D insurance
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Most common benefits for Baristas

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Commuter assistance
  • Wellness program
  • AD&D insurance
  • Food provided
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 36,601 ratings

24% of Baristas in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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