The average hourly pay for a Medical Esthetician is $16.84.
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What Do Medical Estheticians Do?
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.
The esthetician may work in a team setting that…Read more
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Licensed Medical Aesthetician
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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Estheticians?
An entry-level Medical Esthetician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.97 based on 18 salaries. An early career Medical Esthetician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.77 based on 168 salaries. A mid-career Medical Esthetician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.29 based on 84 salaries. An experienced Medical Esthetician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.71 based on 124 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Medical Esthetician in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 30.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bellevue, Washington (18.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (9.6% less), Houston, Texas (9.4% less) and New York, New York (8.8% less).
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