Average Cosmetologist Hourly Pay

$11.12
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$8.16
MEDIAN
$11.12
90%
$20.66

The average hourly pay for a Cosmetologist is $11.12

Hourly Rate
$8 - $21
Bonus
$10 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $20k
Commission
$40 - $10k
Total Pay
$18k - $52k
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What Do Cosmetologists Do?

Cosmetologist Tasks
  • Style hair and apply aesthetic treatments per customer requests.
  • Maintain and develop style techniques and best-practices.
  • Maintain and clean work areas and tools.
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Job Satisfaction for Cosmetologist

3.7 out of 5
(151)
Highly Satisfied
17Reviews
Based on 151 responses, the job of Cosmetologist has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.67 out of 5. On average, Cosmetologists are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
95.3%
Male
4.1%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
This data is based on 339 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

19%

Dental

15%

Vision

13%

None

80%