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Nail Technician Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 113,600 Nail Technicians in the United States. The Nail Technician job market is expected to grow by 10.3% between 2014 and 2024.

Nail Technician Employability Rating

C Sokanu rates Nail Technicians with a C employability rating, meaning this career should provide moderate employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 20,600 Nail Technicians. That number is based on 11,700 additional Nail Technicians, and the retirement of 8,900 existing Nail Technicians.

Supply of Nail Technicians

The Nail Technician industry is concentrated in California, New York, and New Jersey.

Nail Technician Job Market by State

State name Employed Nail Technicians
California 20,590
New York 14,080
New Jersey 7,570
Massachusetts 4,890
Pennsylvania 4,800
Washington 3,870
Illinois 3,750
Florida 3,130
Virginia 2,460
Connecticut 2,330
Texas 2,260
Maryland 2,170
Ohio 1,860
Oregon 1,860
Arizona 1,340
Minnesota 1,260
Louisiana 1,150
North Carolina 830
Kansas 820
Michigan 770
Wisconsin 690
Missouri 580
Georgia 550
Indiana 540
Rhode Island 450
New Hampshire 440
Alabama 410
Hawaii 360
Tennessee 300
Oklahoma 290
Delaware 260
Montana 200
Nevada 200
Maine 190
South Carolina 180
Arkansas 170
Iowa 150
Kentucky 130
Idaho 90
Alaska 90
Puerto Rico 80
Nebraska 80
South Dakota 70
Wyoming 60
District of Columbia 50
West Virginia 40

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