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Hairdressers and Cosmetologists

Cut, color, and style customers' hair or apply make-up.

Quick Facts


Well below the statewide median
$17.24 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  19.4%    Read more about outlook


Vocational training is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Promote products, services, or programs.
  • Sell products or services.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Administer therapeutic massages.
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