Costs displayed in graph are based on spend from thousands of couples who recently reported pricing for this service within their WeddingWire review. Pricing varies based on factors including, but not limited to, vendor’s experience, level of expertise, event guest count, date, and geographic region. Data displayed represents both wedding dress and tuxedo costs.
The average groom in the U.S. spends about $350 on his attire—a price that has gone up over the past few years. If you’re having a more formal or black-tie wedding, a tuxedo is a must. If you attend events that require a tuxedo, you may be better off purchasing your wedding tux rather than renting. You’ll also be able to tailor a purchased tuxedo more fully, which will create a better fitting garment. While wedding tuxedo prices do vary, the average tux cost in the U.S. ranges from $200 to $499.
Grooms who are having a formal wedding but do not plan on wearing a tuxedo again may prefer to rent their tuxedo. Typically, groomsmen rent rather than buy their attire as well. On average, tux rental costs in the U.S. range from $100 to $199.
These days, more than half of grooms wear a suit or attire more casual than a tuxedo. While suits are less formal than tuxedos, they can be worn again more frequently—so it’s often worth it to buy a suit instead of renting one. While wedding suit prices do vary based on a variety of factors, the average wedding suit cost in the U.S. ranges from $200 to $499.
A wedding tuxedo or suit is an extremely important and special piece of attire—so whether you purchase or rent your suit or tux online or in-store, it’s worth spending a little extra money to make sure it’s perfect. There are, however, factors that can increase wedding tuxedo prices:
When you’re renting a tuxedo, you may not have as many options to choose from in terms of style and fit. However, there are a few ways you can save some money on your tuxedo rental prices.