How much does a Cosmetologist make in San Jose, CA? The average Cosmetologist salary in San Jose, CA is $35,601 as of January 26, 2023, but the range typically falls between $29,601 and $43,701. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Cosmetologist requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Specializes in dressing hair according to latest style, period, or character portrayal, following instructions of patron. Being a Cosmetologist is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. May have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty with 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. In addition, Cosmetologist relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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About San Jose, California    San Jose is located at 37°20′07″N 121°53′31″W / 37.335278°N 121.891944°W / 37.335278; -121.891944. According to the United States Census Bureau, th....More

San Jose, California  area prices were up 2.9% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in San Jose, California

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