Lancaster has a total population of 118,718 and a student population of 32,970. Of these students, 131 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Lancaster's largest cosmetology school is Lancaster Beauty School. Approximately 83 students graduated in 2010 from Lancaster Beauty School with credentials in cosmetology.
A reported 103 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology in Lancaster in 2010.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 41,100 cosmetologists in California, 5,030 were working in the greater Lancaster area. Lancaster's cosmetologist workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Lancaster is $21,250 per year, which is lower than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.