The average hourly pay for a Medical Esthetician is $16.40.
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$61 - $5,817
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$26,371 - $60,078
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Job Description for Medical Esthetician
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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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Esthetician
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 $15.00 based on 18 salaries. An early career Medical Esthetician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.43 based on 184 salaries. A mid-career Medical Esthetician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.04 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Medical Esthetician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.40 based on 137 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Medical Esthetician in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 30.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (22.0% more) and Dallas, Texas (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (8.5% less), New York, New York (6.3% less) and Houston, Texas (6.1% less).
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