With an overall population of 17,639 and a student population of 15,316, approximately 165 of Hammond students attend one of Hammond's schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Hammond's largest cosmetology school is Compass Career College. In 2010, Compass Career College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in cosmetology.
If you decide to work as a cosmetologist in Hammond, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,190 cosmetologists in Louisiana, 50 were working in the greater Hammond area. Hammond's cosmetologist workforce is projected to increase by 13% 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 Hammond is $21,630 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for cosmetologists.