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Skin Care Specialist Salary

Women comprise the majority of Skin Care Specialists in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $14.94 per hour on average. Earnings generally vary between $7.46 per hour and $29.36. Close to one-fifth report receiving medical coverage from their employers and about an eighth collect dental insurance. Most Skin Care Specialists are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
$7.46 - $29.36
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$7.46 - $29.36  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.93 - $15.00  
Overtime
$1.51 - $20.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,041  
   
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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$21,885 - $70,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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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.

Experience Affects Skin Care Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 21% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 79%