Sport Clips Info


Sport Clips Haircuts offers owners a way to transition from their day job and pave a path to greater financial and personal freedom through investment in a simple, multi-unit, semi-absentee business model.  

For 25 years, Sport Clips Haircuts has been raising the bar in the men’s hair salon industry. It’s a winning concept – a great haircut experience for men and boys’ in a sports-themed environment, at a reasonable price. We offer relaxing amenities and our signature service, the MVP Experience, is a 20-minute, no-appointment necessary session that includes a precision haircut, legendary hot steamed towel, massaging shampoo, and relaxing neck and shoulder treatment.  And now clients can check in online for their next mini Man Break anytime, anywhere!  It’s convenient, flexible and saves clients time for their next haircut.   

For the second consecutive year, Entrepreneur Magazine has recognized Sport Clips as a Top 10 franchise in its “Franchise 500”.  Steadily climbing the ranking over the years and claiming a top spot is validation of the brand’s strong position, industry presence and responsible growth strategy. This demonstrates Sport Clips continued dominance as a leader in the haircare industry. With more than 1,700 stores, Sport Clips is the only haircutting franchise with a presence in all 50 states and Canada.

How much does it cost to own a Sport Clips?

The cost to own a Sports Clips or investment expenses include:

  • Total Investment: $204,800 - $368,300 for first store
  • Franchise Fee: $59,500 for 3 licenses
  • Royalty: 6%
  • Required Net Worth: $400K
  • Liquid Assets: $200K
  • Qualified Veterans receive a 20% discount on franchise licensing fees


A Business You'll Be Proud To Own

As a Sport Clips franchise owner, you will have the ability to own a business that capitalizes on the men’s and boy’s haircut segment of a $75 billion hair and beauty market.  The men’s segment of the haircutting industry is the most efficient; with no chemicals, easier-to-execute haircuts, and lower inventories. 

For entrepreneurs looking to build a business, Sport Clips is an easy-to-understand business model that’s simple to execute while offering something every guy needs…a Championship Haircut Experience in an exciting sports environment.  You are investing in a business that allows you to have ownership while maintaining your current career.  You hire a manager to run the day-to-day operations while you keep your current job and build your Sport Clips business for the future.     

Why is a Sport Clips Franchise A Great Investment?


  • A proven concept and simple, easy-to-execute business model 
  • Recession-resistant – in good times and bad, hair grows
  • Stable, all-cash business with no receivables
  • Minimal inventory and no waste – unlike a restaurant franchise, nothing spoils
  • High loyalty and stability with clients returning every 3-4 weeks
  • Outstanding training and a winning team to support you every step of the way 
Fast Facts
  • Franchising Since: 1995
  • Multi-Unit Franchisee Operating Units: 88.2%
  • Total Franchise Operating Units: 1,700+
  • Company Operating Units: 59
Imagine Your Life As A Sport Clips Owner

We look for candidates with strong managerial and communication skills, who enjoy working with and developing people, and marketing their stores.  As a Sport Clips owner, you will work with the manager and oversee multiple units.  Your primary responsibility is to market your business and drive sales. No haircare experience is necessary. Build a solid future with support and stability from a trusted brand along with lifestyle flexibility and financial freedom as a Sport Clips owner!