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How much does an Aesthetician make in the United States?

Average Aesthetician Hourly Wage in the United States

Aestheticians earn a median hourly wage of $14.55. Hourly wages typically start from $8.96 and go up to $28.74.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Aesthetician Yearly Salary in the United States

Aestheticians earn a median salary of $30,270 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,640 and go up to $59,780.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

48%
Full-Time
52%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.7
SCORE
334
RATINGS
Aestheticians average a score of 2.7 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Aestheticians in the 21th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Aesthetician Earnings by Seniority

Top End Aesthetician Earnings

The highest earning Aestheticians in the United States earn:

$28.74
an hour
$59,780
per year
Senior Aesthetician Earnings

Senior Aestheticians in the United States earn:

$20.58
an hour
$42,810
per year
Experienced Aesthetician Earnings

Experienced Aestheticians in the United States earn:

$14.55
an hour
$30,270
per year
Junior Aesthetician Earnings

Junior Aestheticians in the United States earn:

$10.56
an hour
$21,960
per year
Starting Aesthetician Earnings

Starting Aestheticians in the United States earn:

$8.96
an hour
$18,640
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Aesthetician salary comparison

Aestheticians earn less than 81% percent of Arts careers. Aesthetician salaries are in the bottom 53% of all careers in the United States.

Urban Planner Salary $70k
Film and Video Editor Salary $62k
Illustrator Salary $50k
Music Therapist Salary $46k
Costume Designer Salary $36k
Engraver Salary $31k
Aesthetician Salary $30k
Model Salary $27k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Aestheticians in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Aesthetician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Aesthetician Salary in Wyoming $30.28 $62,990 # 1
Aesthetician Salary in Vermont $32.52 $67,650 # 2
Aesthetician Salary in West Virginia $20.88 $43,440 # 3
Aesthetician Salary in Colorado $20.33 $42,290 # 4
Aesthetician Salary in Oregon $19.01 $39,540 # 5
Aesthetician Salary in Minnesota $16.85 $35,040 # 6
Aesthetician Salary in Ohio $17.07 $35,500 # 7
Aesthetician Salary in Virginia $16.15 $33,600 # 8
Aesthetician Salary in Maryland $18.49 $38,470 # 9
Aesthetician Salary in Washington $17.44 $36,270 # 10
Aesthetician Salary in Arkansas $20.36 $42,350 # 11
Aesthetician Salary in Massachusetts $20.51 $42,660 # 12
Aesthetician Salary in Oklahoma $17.28 $35,940 # 13
Aesthetician Salary in Hawaii $16.14 $33,570 # 14
Aesthetician Salary in New York $16.29 $33,890 # 15
Aesthetician Salary in Maine $14.97 $31,140 # 16
Aesthetician Salary in North Dakota $19.32 $40,180 # 17
Aesthetician Salary in Connecticut $13.82 $28,750 # 18
Aesthetician Salary in New Mexico $16.17 $33,640 # 19
Aesthetician Salary in Arizona $16.23 $33,770 # 20
Aesthetician Salary in Pennsylvania $13.19 $27,430 # 21
Aesthetician Salary in Missouri $13.42 $27,920 # 22
Aesthetician Salary in Illinois $12.69 $26,400 # 23
Aesthetician Salary in Montana $14.44 $30,040 # 24
Aesthetician Salary in Wisconsin $16.46 $34,240 # 25
Aesthetician Salary in District of Columbia $15.75 $32,770 # 26
Aesthetician Salary in Kentucky $15.95 $33,180 # 27
Aesthetician Salary in California $14.64 $30,460 # 28
Aesthetician Salary in North Carolina $15.44 $32,120 # 29
Aesthetician Salary in Florida $13.92 $28,960 # 30
Aesthetician Salary in Alaska $15.10 $31,400 # 31
Aesthetician Salary in Alabama $15.59 $32,420 # 32
Aesthetician Salary in Rhode Island $11.82 $24,590 # 33
Aesthetician Salary in Kansas $13.02 $27,090 # 34
Aesthetician Salary in Georgia $14.15 $29,430 # 35
Aesthetician Salary in Nebraska $13.15 $27,360 # 36
Aesthetician Salary in Texas $12.71 $26,430 # 37
Aesthetician Salary in Tennessee $13.46 $28,000 # 38
Aesthetician Salary in New Hampshire $12.50 $26,010 # 39
Aesthetician Salary in Delaware $13.47 $28,030 # 40
Aesthetician Salary in Utah $13.38 $27,830 # 41
Aesthetician Salary in Iowa $11.81 $24,560 # 42
Aesthetician Salary in Idaho $11.18 $23,260 # 43
Aesthetician Salary in Nevada $11.17 $23,230 # 44
Aesthetician Salary in Michigan $12.39 $25,770 # 45
Aesthetician Salary in South Carolina $11.66 $24,250 # 46
Aesthetician Salary in Mississippi $12.81 $26,640 # 47
Aesthetician Salary in Louisiana $11.44 $23,790 # 48
Aesthetician Salary in Indiana $9.33 $19,400 # 49
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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