Do Starbucks baristas make good money? How much does a Barista make at Starbucks in California? Average Starbucks Barista hourly pay in California is approximately $16.04, which is 29% above the national average.
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Do Starbucks employees get paid well? According to Glassdoor, baristas at Starbucks typically make between $10 and $15 an hour. But hourly wages are hardly what makes this company so great to work for. Starbucks also offers healthcare benefits for both part- and full-time workers, along with 401(k) matching, and discounted stock options for company shares.
How much do Starbucks baristas make in tips? Tips are shared evenly, weekly, between hourly employees. I would estimate average tips to be $1.50/hour. So you’re looking at earning about $12 in tips for each 8 hours worked.