Entry-Level Esthetician Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Esthetician earns an average wage of $11.96 per hour.
Entry-Level Esthetician Total Pay (?
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$12,175 - $45,110
(Median)
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45K
MEDIAN: $27,509
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Entry-Level Esthetician Total Pay (?
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$8.07 - $17.97
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$12,175 - $45,110  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,989  
Commission
$0.32 - $10,101  
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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$16,734 - $42,989  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 574
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$8.07 - $17.97  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.02 - $7.83  
Overtime
$-0.49 - $30.09  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,989  
   
Commission
$0.32 - $10,101  
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).
)
$16,734 - $42,989  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 574
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
up arrow 37%
New York
up arrow 30%
Seattle
up arrow 14%
Los Angeles
up arrow 14%
Chicago
up arrow 11%
San Antonio
up arrow 10%
Austin
up arrow 5%
National Average
$27,000
San Diego
up arrow 23%
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Esthetician Salaries

Waxing
up arrow 10%
Customer Service
up arrow 7%
National Average
$27,000

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Gender

Female
100%
female alumni
 
Male
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 29% dental benefits Dental: 19%
vision benefits Vision: 11% employee benefits None: 69%
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