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Skin Care Specialist Salary

Most Skin Care Specialists in the United States are women. The median pay for people in this role is approximately $15.01 per hour. Compensation ranges from $7.32 per hour on the lower end to $29.80 on the higher end. Just under a third report receiving medical coverage from their employers and roughly one in five collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$7.32 - $29.80
(Median)
$7
$15
$30
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$7.32 - $29.80  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.66 - $13.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,091  
   
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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$21,657 - $63,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Job Description for Skin Care Specialist

  • 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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Skin Care Specialist Reviews

What is it like working as a Skin Care Specialist?

Skin Care Specialist in Temecula:
"The Angel And The Devil."
Pros: I like my clients, making them feel good about themselves. Making bonds and having people open up not only about skin issue but also about their lives.
Cons: The sampling, not getting noticed for hard effort.

Skin Care Specialist in San Francisco:
"I Work Hard And Love Doing My Job, Just Feel Under Compensated."
Pros: I like working with my coworker's.
Cons: My bosses treat me poorly. Speak down to me as if I am a child.

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Experience Affects Skin Care Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 28% dental benefits Dental: 21%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 72%