COSMETOLOGIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$71,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$71,000
Median 50%
$151,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sanderling Resort
Highest Paying City
Minneapolis, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
4.5 years
How much does a cosmetologist make?
Cosmetologists in America make an average salary of $71,842 per year or $34.54 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $152,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $33,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Cosmetologists are Retail companies and Hospitality companies. States with the highest Cosmetologist salaries include North Dakota, Minnesota, Vermont, Maine, and South Dakota. The typical employment for a Cosmetologist is 4.5 years.
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Average Cosmetologist Salary By Company

If you are a Cosmetologist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Cosmetologists are Retail companies and Hospitality companies. Cosmetologists at Sanderling Resort and BENCHMARK report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Great Clips and Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System pay their Cosmetologists very well.

Average Cosmetologist Salary By Location

Cosmetologists in the United States of America make on average $71,842 a year or $34.54 per hour. Cosmetologists make the most in Minneapolis, MN at about $152,899 per year. The average starting salary in Minneapolis, MN for Cosmetologists is $86,000. North Dakota, Minnesota, Vermont, Maine, and South Dakota are the states with the highest payscale for Cosmetologists. Nevada, Georgia, Idaho, South Carolina, and Florida have the lowest reported salaries for Cosmetologists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Minneapolis, MN
$152,899
2
Omaha, NE
$134,514
3
Cedar Falls, IA
$131,680
4
Aurora, CO
$126,975
5
Milwaukee, WI
$126,280

RECENTLY ADDED Cosmetologist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cookie Cutters Haircuts for Kids
Cosmetologist
Houston, TX
09/30/2019
$31,305
Supercuts
Cosmetologist
09/30/2019
$37,566
The Spa at West End
Cosmetologist
09/30/2019
$50,000
Centennial Street Salon
Cosmetologist
09/30/2019
$14,609
Cool Cuts 4 Kids
Cosmetologist
Houston, TX
09/30/2019
$37,566
Anaheim, CA
09/18/2019
$25,044
The Spa at West End
Cosmetologist
08/31/2019
$50,000
Rene's Barber Shop & Beauty Parlor
Cosmetologist
08/31/2019
$41,740
The Edgewater
Cosmetologist
Madison, WI
08/14/2019
$45,000
Supercuts
Cosmetologist
08/03/2019
$37,566
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