Entry-Level Esthetician Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Esthetician earns an average wage of $11.98 per hour.
Entry-Level Esthetician Salary (?
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$12,128 - $45,302
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $28,730
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Entry-Level Esthetician Salary (?
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$8.14 - $17.94
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$12,128 - $45,302  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,002  
Commission
$0.00 - $10,084  
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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$16,919 - $42,836  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 146
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.14 - $17.94  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.00 - $7.05  
Overtime
$0.00 - $29.66  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,002  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $10,084  
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).
)
$16,919 - $42,836  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 440
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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New York
up arrow 30%
Austin
up arrow 17%
Seattle
up arrow 12%
Chicago
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National Average
$28,000
San Diego
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Esthetician Salaries

Waxing
up arrow 7%
Skin Care
up arrow 6%
Customer Service
up arrow 2%
National Average
$28,000

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Gender

Female
100%
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Male
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 29% dental benefits Dental: 18%
vision benefits Vision: 11% employee benefits None: 69%
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