Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations

National Occupation Code (NOC): 6562  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Estheticians, electrologists and related workers in this unit group provide facial and body treatments designed to enhance an individual’s physical appearance. They are employed in beauty salons, electrolysis studios, scalp treatment and hair replacement clinics and other similar establishments and in cosmetic departments of retail establishments such as pharmacies and department stores, or they may be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Beautician
  • Beauty Care Specialist
  • Beauty Culture Operator
  • Beauty Culturist
  • Beauty Treatment Operator
  • Body Piercer
  • Cosmetician
  • Cosmetologist
  • Depilator
  • Dermal Therapist
  • Electrologist
  • Electrolysis Operator
  • Electrolysis Technician
  • Esthetician
  • Facial Treatment Operator
  • Hair Removal Specialist
  • Hair Replacement Consultant
  • Hair Replacement Technician
  • Hair Weaver
  • Henna Tattoo Artist
  • Manicurist
  • Mehndi Tattoo Artist
  • Nail Care Technician
  • Nails And Lashes Applicator
  • Pedicurist
  • Registered Dermal Therapist
  • Scalp Treatment Specialist
  • Skin Care Consultant
  • Skin Care Specialist
  • Skin Care Technician
  • Tattoo Artist
  • Tattooer
  • Tattooist
  • Thermology And Electrolysis Technician
  • Trichologist
  • Wax Depilation Specialist
  • Wax Depilator
  • Beauty Treatment Operator
  • Cosmetician
  • Electrologist
  • Electrolysis Technician
  • Esthetician
  • Hair Replacement Technician
  • Manicurist
  • Pedicurist
  • Scalp Treatment Specialist
  • Tattoo Artist
  • Beauty Advisor
  • Beauty Boutique Expert

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $12,526
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $13,062
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $15,482
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $13,906
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $13,589
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $13,547
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations.

Gender Median Income
Male $13,547
Female $16,852
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (24 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations.

$29,250.00
Lowest Observed
$93,000.00
Highest Observed
$35,000.00
25th Percentile
$43,125.25
Average
$38,503.00
Median
$48,750.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 310
25 to 34 years 680
35 to 44 years 870
45 to 54 years 720
55 to 64 years 245
65 to 74 years 40
75 years and over 10
Total 2,875
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 1,695
Part Time 970
Total 2,670
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 180
Female 2,705
Total 2,875
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 1,955
Self Employed 925
Total 2,875
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 2,730
Unemployed 150
Total 2,875
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for estheticians, electrologists and related occupations. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 360
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 635
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 490
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 830
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 45
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 305
Total 2,670
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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