Cosmetology Instructor Salary

A Cosmetology Instructor earns an average wage of $15.45 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in cosmetology is associated with high pay for this job.
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$23,957 - $49,615
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$50K
MEDIAN: $35,241
10%
50%
90%

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$11.12 - $20.93
(Median)
$11
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,957 - $49,615  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,038  
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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$23,969 - $46,679  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 232
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.12 - $20.93  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.74 - $6.25  
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,038  
   
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).
)
$23,969 - $46,679  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | 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

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

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Experience Affects Cosmetology Instructor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$34,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Cosmetology Instructor Salaries

cosmetology
up arrow 21%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

People Management
0%

National Average
$34,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 43% dental benefits Dental: 29%
vision benefits Vision: 21% employee benefits None: 54%
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