Palm Springs has a general population of 42,807 and an overall student population of 736. Approximately 93 of Palm Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
The largest cosmetology school in Palm Springs, by student population, is Champion Institute of Cosmetology. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from Champion Institute of Cosmetology with credentials in cosmetology.
A total of 55 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology from cosmetology schools in Palm Springs in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in cosmetology, if you decide to work as a cosmetologist in Palm Springs, your job prospects are good. There were 41,100 cosmetologists working in California and 2,550 working in the greater Palm Springs area in 2010. The number of cosmetologists in Palm Springs is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Palm Springs is $19,950 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for cosmetologists.