Average Cosmetologist Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

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The average hourly pay for a Cosmetologist in Los Angeles, California is $12.14.
MEDIAN $12.14
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $29
Total Pay
$20,220 - $113,427

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Job Description for Cosmetologist

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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Pay by Experience Level for Cosmetologist

An early career Cosmetologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.00 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Cosmetologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Cosmetologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.50 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (29.1% less), Killeen, Texas (25.9% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (21.7% less).

Years of Experience

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