Barista salary in Chicago, IL

Average salary
$22,500/yr
Based on 431 income tax records
$16,000
$40,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$21K
 
$24K
 
$25K
$16,000
$40,000
How much do Baristas make?
The average total salary for a Barista is $22,500 per year. This is based on data from 431 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Barista and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Barista salary can vary between $16,000 to $40,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Barista salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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La Colombe Holdings, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$16K – $50K
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Starbucks, Cook County, IL
292 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $33K

Barista demographics in Chicago, IL

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94% are single
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6% are married
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9% have kids
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3% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Baristas in Chicago, IL

431 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a barista in Chicago, IL is $22,500 per year. Barista salaries in Chicago, IL can vary between $16,000 to $40,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 431 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as barista.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for baristas near Chicago, IL: Valparaiso, IN ($25,000 a year), Waukegan, IL ($24,500 a year), and Madison, WI ($24,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.