Harrisburg has a total population of 48,950 and a student population of 23,668. Of these students, 156 are enrolled in schools that offer cosmetology programs.
The largest cosmetology school in Harrisburg, by student population, is Empire Beauty School-Harrisburg. Approximately 97 students graduated in 2010 from Empire Beauty School-Harrisburg with credentials in cosmetology.
A total of 108 students graduated with credentials in cosmetology from cosmetology schools in Harrisburg in 2010.
Many cosmetology graduates choose to work as cosmetologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Harrisburg, your job prospects are good. There were 37,150 cosmetologists working in Pennsylvania and 1,360 working in the greater Harrisburg area in 2010. Harrisburg'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 Harrisburg is $23,670 per year, which is higher than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.
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