What Does A Hairsylist Do?
A hairstylist provides services related to hair including cutting, coloring, lightening, and styling.
How Do I Become A Hairsylist?
Hairstylists must complete a cosmetology or related program and get licensed to do this work. These programs are often provided by colleges and may lead to a certificate or degree.
What is the Average Salary For A Hairsylist?
High – 45,000
Median – 26,000
Low – 18,000
Hairstylists who own their own salon may make considerably more money.
What Courses Should I Take To Become A Hairsylist?
What Is The Work Environment For A Hairsylist?
Hairstylists generally work salons and spas, and some are self-employed. This work may require a person to spend large amounts of time on their feet. Part-time positions are common in this line of work.
What Is The Future Outlook For A Hairsylist?
The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist. There will likely be a lot of competition to work at the higher paying salons.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada