Licensed Esthetician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$40,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$40,000
Median 50%
$61,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Upland, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a licensed esthetician make?
As a Licensed Esthetician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $40,963 per year or $19.69 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $27,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $61,000. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Licensed Esthetician jobs are California, Alaska, Arizona, Washington, and Nevada. The typical tenure for a Licensed Esthetician is 2.9 years.
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Average Licensed Esthetician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Licensed Esthetician in the USA is $40,963 annually or $19.69 hourly. Upland, CA reports the highest annual salary for Licensed Estheticians at 55,841. Even an entry-level Licensed Esthetician makes $29,000 per year in Upland, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Licensed Esthetician salaries are California, Alaska, Arizona, Washington, and Nevada. Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia, Vermont, and Maine are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Licensed Esthetician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Licensed Estheticians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Licensed Esthetician Salary By Company

Licensed Estheticians can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Licensed Estheticians are in Health Care companies and Non Profits companies. Mario Tricoci Hair Salons & Day Spas and Nordstrom are the best paying companies for Licensed Estheticians. Companies like Massage Envy and Equinox also pay high salaries to their Licensed Estheticians.

Average Licensed Esthetician Pay By Industry

Wages for Licensed Estheticians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Transportation companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Licensed Estheticians. Retail companies pay Licensed Estheticians an average salary of $43,601, Transportation companies pay $41,724, and Health Care companys come in at $41,229. The average salary for Licensed Estheticians in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $39,789.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$43,601
$44k
Transportation
Transportation
$41,724
$42k
Health Care
Health Care
$41,229
$41k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$39,789
$40k

Licensed Esthetician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Licensed Esthetician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician-Full or
04/26/2020
$37,566
Hand & Stone
Licensed Esthetician
04/17/2020
$37,566
Hand & Stone
Licensed Esthetician
04/03/2020
$104,350
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician
04/03/2020
$50,000
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician
04/01/2020
$52,175
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician
03/27/2020
$20,000
Hand & Stone
Licensed Esthetician
03/21/2020
$41,740
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician
03/05/2020
$52,175
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician
03/05/2020
$37,566
Massage Envy
Licensed Esthetician
03/04/2020
$52,175
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