Cosmetology Instructor Salary

The average pay for a Cosmetology Instructor is $15.66 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are cosmetology and Teaching.
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$25,410 - $50,608
$25K
$39K
$51K
MEDIAN: $38,948
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50%
90%

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$11.80 - $20.54
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.73
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$0$50K
Salary $25,410 - $50,608
Bonus $0.00 - $1,546
Commission $35.61
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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$25,112 - $48,242
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 201
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.80 - $20.54
Hourly Tips $0.34 - $7.36
Overtime $8.35 - $35.62
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $0.00 - $1,546
Commission $35.61
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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$25,112 - $48,242
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 369

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Job Description for Cosmetology Instructor

A cosmetology instructor works in a cosmetology school and instructs classes that will aid students to obtain cosmetology licenses. The cosmetology instructor may teach skills such as hairstyling, skin care, and makeup. The instructor should have strong communication, people, and public speaking skills, as well as the ability to teach through hands-on learning.

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Cosmetology Instructor Tasks

  • Coach students about quality and service standards and goals.
  • Assist with inspections, tests, and evaluations.
  • Assess student levels and understanding and adjust instruction.
  • Teach students standard procedures and maintenance of their space and equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cosmetology Instructor

Pay by Experience for a Cosmetology Instructor has a positive trend. An entry-level Cosmetology Instructor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 233 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cosmetology Instructor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 150 salaries. An experienced Cosmetology Instructor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 146 salaries. A Cosmetology Instructor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 134 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,516

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Key Stats for Cosmetology Instructor

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Cosmetology Instructor Salaries

▲12%

Experienced
▲5%

▲2%

National Average
$35,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Cosmetology Instructor Salaries

cosmetology
▲18%

Teaching
▲10%


Organizing
▲3%

Skin Care
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 51%
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