Sterling Heights has a general population of 124,471 and an overall student population of 285. Approximately 285 of Sterling Heights's students are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Of the 1 cosmetology schools in Sterling Heights, the largest cosmetology school, by student population, is Paul Mitchell the School-Michigan. In 2010, Paul Mitchell the School-Michigan graduated approximately 154 students from its cosmetology program.
In 2010, 162 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate in Sterling Heights.
If you plan on staying in Sterling Heights after graduating from cosmetology school, you should know that job prospects for cosmetologists in Sterling Heights, which is the most popular cosmetology profession, are average. In 2010, of the 22,220 cosmetologists in Michigan, 4,270 were working in the greater Sterling Heights area. By the year 2018, the number of cosmetologists is expected to increase by 11% in Sterling Heights. 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 Sterling Heights is $20,480 per year, which is lower than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.