With an overall population of 81,207 and a student population of 15,124, approximately 96 of Reading students attend one of Reading's schools that offer cosmetology programs.
Of the 1 cosmetology schools in Reading, the largest cosmetology school, by student population, is Empire Beauty School-Reading. In 2010, approximately 81 students graduated from the Cosmetology program at Empire Beauty School-Reading.
In 2010, 92 students graduated with a cosmetology certificate from one of Reading's cosmetology schools.
If you plan on staying in Reading after graduating from cosmetology school, you should know that job prospects for cosmetologists in Reading, which is the most popular cosmetology profession, are good. In 2010, of the 37,150 cosmetologists in Pennsylvania, 800 were working in the greater Reading area. The number of cosmetologists in Reading is expected 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 Reading is $23,440 per year, which is higher than the average for cosmetologists state-wide.
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