The average pay for a Cosmetician is C$12.79 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$10.73 - C$16.47
C$11
C$13
C$16
MEDIAN: C$12.79
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$8C$16C$24
Hourly Rate
C$10.73 - C$16.47  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00  
Overtime
C$22.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$16KC$32KC$48K
Commission
C$493.16 - C$6,020  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$22,557 - C$36,050  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 130

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Pay by Experience Level for Cosmetician

Pay by Experience for a Cosmetician has a positive trend. An entry-level Cosmetician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 75 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cosmetician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Cosmetician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 25 salaries. A Cosmetician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 13 salaries.

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Key Stats for Cosmetician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Cosmetician Salaries

Late-Career
▲15%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
C$28,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 59%