Medical Esthetician Salary
|Salary||$28,000 - $69,634|
|Commission||$145.44 - $19,933|
|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).)
|$26,219 - $55,653|
|Hourly Rate||$11.79 - $23.15|
|Hourly Tips||$0.00 - $7.45|
|Commission||$145.44 - $19,933|
|Total Pay (||$26,219 - $55,653|
Job Description for Medical Esthetician
A medical esthetician works with clients to help them maintain the best possible skin health. Estheticians are often present in dermatology, oncology, and plastic surgery offices; some hospitals also employ medical estheticians as well. Some of the esthetician's duties may include performing exfoliation and laser treatments, conducting microdermabrasion, and teaching patients how to care for their skin when recovering from an illness or accident.Read More...
The esthetician may work in a team setting that includes medical professionals, with whom they must collaborate to provide updates on patient progress. In some practices, the esthetician might be required to perform upsales for services and offer clients products that they need to optimally continue their daily regimen. These professionals need to stay up to date on best practices, learning new techniques and researching current trends as needed.
A high school diploma or equivalent is typically necessary for this position, as well as the training necessary to obtain licensing in their state. Medical estheticians also need excellent communication and interpersonal skills, working effectively with patients and following all relevant guidelines (such as those related to hygiene). Medical estheticians may work full time or part time, and these positions may require working outside of normal office hours (including weekends).
Medical Esthetician Tasks
- Evaluate and treat the facial skin to maintain and improve its appearance, using specialized techniques and products such as peels and masks.
- Demonstrate how to clean and care for skin properly, and recommend skin-care regimens, colors or products for treatment.
- Keep records of client needs and preferences, and the services provided.
- Refer clients to medical personnel for treatment of serious skin problems.
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Esthetician
Pay by Experience for a Medical Esthetician has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Esthetician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 122 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Esthetician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Medical Esthetician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 67 salaries. A Medical Esthetician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 14 salaries.
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