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Manicurists and Pedicurists

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $14.96
Statewide median: $24.25


This career pays well below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Manicurists and Pedicurists *

Area Low Median High
$14.63 $15.65 $17.64
$11.84 $14.96 $17.42
Central Minnesota
$11.83 $14.33 $17.34
Northwest Minnesota
$11.11 $14.51 $15.34
Southeast Minnesota
$11.43 $14.86 $16.57
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$11.85 $17.30 $17.57

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 2,950 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Manicurists and Pedicurists most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.


Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,683 new Manicurists and Pedicurists to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Manicurists and Pedicurists
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 123,000 163,100 40,100 32.6%
Minnesota 2,965 4,024 1,059 35.7%
Central Minnesota 283 367 84 29.7%
Southeast Minnesota 212 266 54 25.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,280 3,187 907 39.8%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.


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