Johnston has a total population of 8,649 and a student population of 197. Of these students, 197 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
The largest cosmetology school in Johnston, by student population, is La James International College. In 2010, La James International College graduated approximately 66 students with credentials in cosmetology.
In 2010, 88 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate from one of Johnston's cosmetology schools.
If you plan on staying in Johnston after graduating from cosmetology school, you should know that job prospects for cosmetologists in Johnston, which is the most popular cosmetology profession, are average. In 2010, of the 8,320 cosmetologists in Iowa, 1,090 were working in the greater Johnston area. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Johnston will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a cosmetologist in Johnston is $23,430 per year, which is higher than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.