With an overall population of 22,441 and a student population of 148, approximately 56 of Peekskill students attend one of Peekskill's schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Of the 1 cosmetology schools in Peekskill, the largest cosmetology school, by student population, is North Westchester School of Hair-Cosmetology. In 2010, approximately 28 students graduated from the Cosmetology program at North Westchester School of Hair-Cosmetology.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology in Peekskill in 2010.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Peekskill, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 40,160 cosmetologists in New York, 15,740 were working in the greater Peekskill area. The government projects that the number of cosmetologists in Peekskill will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for cosmetologists.
As a cosmetologist in Peekskill, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,530 per year. This is higher than the average salary for cosmetologists in the state.