Esthetician salaries (median hourly wages, including tips) were about $14.47 in 2015. The lowest 10% earned an esthetician salary of about $8.80/hr and the highest 10% earned about $29.49/hr. These correspond to annual wages of about $30,000, $18,000 and $61,000 respectively.
Esthetician salaries in industries with the highest levels of employment in May 2015 were:
Esthetician pay in industries with the highest concentration of estheticians in May 2015 was:
Esthetician wages in top paying industries in May 2015 was:
Medical esthetician salaries vary with experience. According to According to Payscale.com, the median medical esthetician salary in the U.S. is $16.01/hour or about $40,000/yr. Bonuses, profit sharing and commissions can add more to this base salary. The lowest 10% earn a medical esthetician wage of about $22,000 and the highest 10% earn medical esthetician pay of about $52,000/yr.