Skincare Specialists

General Information

Description

Provide skincare treatments to face and body to enhance an individual's appearance. Includes electrologists and laser hair removal specialists.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit67.48%
  2. Self-employed30.29%
  3. Private, not for profit1.53%
  4. State and local government0.21%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Job Outlook

Employment of skincare specialists is projected to grow 29 percent from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. About 10,100 openings for skincare specialists are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.

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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$36,510

State-by-state Salary

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$56,600
$23,250
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Post-secondary certificate 87%
  • Some college 10%
  • Associate's degree 1%
  • High school 0%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Bachelor's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Education and Training
  • Sales and Marketing
  • English Language
  • Chemistry

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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