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Skincare Specialist Salary Information

The salary statistics of skincare specialists are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of skincare specialists within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The skincare specialists annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. Skincare Specialist Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$58,880
75th Percentile Wage
$41,510
50th Percentile Wage
$29,050
25th Percentile Wage
$20,280
10th Percentile Wage
$17,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for skincare specialists. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) skincare specialists is $58,880. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,680. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 233% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Table 2. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $29,050 0.38%
2013 $28,940 1.05%
2012 $28,640 -1.88%
2011 $29,190 0.93%
2010 $28,920 -

Table 2 shows the salary trend for skincare specialists from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 0.45%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.05%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 0.93% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-1.88%).

Table 3. Average Salary of Skincare Specialists vs. Related Jobs

Table 4. Skincare Specialist Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of skincare specialists in 8 major industry sectors are shown in Table 4. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for skincare specialists occupations is the health care and social assistance sector with an annual salary $36,210. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $23,870).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Health Care and Social Assistance
$36,210
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$35,670
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$29,900
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$27,950
Educational Services
$27,590
Wholesale Trade
$25,770
Retail Trade
$24,650
Accommodation and Food Services
$23,870

Table 5. Median Annual Wage of Skincare Specialists by States

From the above tables we note that not only skincare specialists salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of skincare specialists in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,240 to $58,360. The highest paying state for skincare specialists is Wyoming with a median annual salary of $58,360. The lowest paying state is Louisiana with a median annual salary of $19,240. For more salary information of skincare specialists profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Wyoming
$58,360
Oregon
$47,380
Vermont
$41,000
Massachusetts
$40,050
Virginia
$38,640
New Jersey
$38,610
Ohio
$37,800
Arkansas
$36,010
Connecticut
$34,830
Maryland
$34,500
Rhode Island
$33,940
Tennessee
$33,880
North Dakota
$33,600
North Carolina
$33,130
Nebraska
$32,840
Montana
$32,710
District of Columbia
$32,050
Arizona
$32,040
Idaho
$31,880
California
$31,760
Maine
$30,740
New York
$29,600
New Hampshire
$28,590
Minnesota
$28,510
Utah
$28,470
Florida
$28,220
Wisconsin
$27,690
Washington
$27,160
Texas
$26,060
Iowa
$26,030
Kansas
$25,960
Colorado
$25,810
Mississippi
$25,380
Missouri
$24,970
Pennsylvania
$24,810
Illinois
$23,930
Georgia
$23,370
Hawaii
$23,370
Kentucky
$22,390
Michigan
$21,820
Nevada
$20,530
Puerto Rico
$20,170
Oklahoma
$19,410
South Carolina
$19,390
Louisiana
$19,240