What is the average salary for a Barista?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Barista is $19,650. Salaries start from $16,340 and go up to $25,450. Please note that the average salary for a Barista may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Baristas in United States earn:

$25,450
Senior

The top 25% of Baristas in United States earn:

$21,050
Experienced

The middle 50% of Baristas in United States earn:

$18,700
Junior

The bottom 25% of Baristas in United States earn:

$17,350
Starting

The bottom 10% of Baristas in United States earn:

$16,340

Historical salary

Barista salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Barista Salary in Vermont 23,750 1
Barista Salary in District of Columbia 22,670 2
Barista Salary in Washington 22,610 3
Barista Salary in Nevada 22,480 4
Barista Salary in California 22,200 5
Barista Salary in Hawaii 22,070 6
Barista Salary in Oregon 21,420 7
Barista Salary in Alaska 20,920 8
Barista Salary in New York 20,680 9
Barista Salary in New Hampshire 20,550 10
Barista Salary in Maryland 20,530 11
Barista Salary in North Dakota 20,360 12
Barista Salary in Virgin Islands 20,220 13
Barista Salary in Colorado 20,150 14
Barista Salary in Connecticut 20,100 15
Barista Salary in Massachusetts 19,890 16
Barista Salary in Delaware 19,790 17
Barista Salary in Illinois 19,670 18
Barista Salary in United States 19,650 19
Barista Salary in Montana 19,550 20
Barista Salary in Arizona 19,460 21
Barista Salary in Rhode Island 19,410 22
Barista Salary in Ohio 19,200 23
Barista Salary in Michigan 19,170 24
Barista Salary in Florida 19,140 25
Barista Salary in Iowa 19,090 26
Barista Salary in Wisconsin 19,040 27
Barista Salary in Pennsylvania 18,950 28
Barista Salary in Virginia 18,860 29
Barista Salary in Utah 18,810 30
Barista Salary in New Jersey 18,790 31
Barista Salary in Minnesota 18,640 32
Barista Salary in South Dakota 18,620 33
Barista Salary in New Mexico 18,610 34
Barista Salary in Nebraska 18,470 35
Barista Salary in Missouri 18,430 36
Barista Salary in Wyoming 18,280 37
Barista Salary in Georgia 18,260 38
Barista Salary in North Carolina 18,160 39
Barista Salary in Texas 18,140 40
Barista Salary in Maine 18,130 41
Barista Salary in Alabama 18,120 42
Barista Salary in Kansas 18,090 43
Barista Salary in Tennessee 18,080 44
Barista Salary in Indiana 18,070 45
Barista Salary in Idaho 18,020 46
Barista Salary in Louisiana 17,980 47
Barista Salary in Kentucky 17,940 48
Barista Salary in South Carolina 17,630 49
Barista Salary in Arkansas 17,380 50
Barista Salary in West Virginia 17,310 51
Barista Salary in Mississippi 17,300 52
Barista Salary in Oklahoma 17,250 53
Barista Salary in Puerto Rico 16,990 54
Barista Salary in Guam 16,840 55

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics