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Is Massachusetts a good place for you to work as a Barber?

$39,160 Median Salary
  • Barbers in Massachusetts earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Barbers Work in Massachusetts?

In Massachusetts, there were 540 people working as Barbers in the year 2018.

The typical state has 420 Barbers working in it, which means Massachusetts has more Barbers than average.


What do Barbers Make in Massachusetts?

In 2018 wages for Barbers ranged from $24,790 to $94,690 with $39,160 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $11.92 to $45.52. The median hourly rate was $18.83.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $21.24 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $2.41.

The median salary in Massachusetts is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Massachusetts Metros for Barbers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Barbers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH 410 $38,490

Top States for Barbers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Barbers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 3,790 $28,820
California 1,570 $25,660
Pennsylvania 1,230 $24,780
North Carolina 990 $30,330
Florida 970 $19,490
Colorado 720 $30,110
Massachusetts 540 $39,160
Georgia 420 $24,360
Minnesota 390 $32,050
Missouri 380 $22,850
Maryland 360 $53,780
Kentucky 300 $36,150
Louisiana 260 $30,200
Alabama 170 $34,260
Connecticut 50 $27,040

Below are the states where Barbers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Washington $54,180
Maryland $53,780
Illinois $43,220
Massachusetts $39,160
District of Columbia $38,310
Virginia $37,090
Ohio $36,560
Kentucky $36,150
Iowa $34,580
Alabama $34,260

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