Beauty Schools and Cosmetology Schools in Gilbert, AZ

Are you interested in becoming a cosmetologist or beauty professional in Arizona? Consider attending one of the several cosmetology schools in Gilbert. This city is in the Phoenix metropolitan area, so you may have access to the trends and tools of the big city. However, Gilbert's population is also growing extremely quickly, providing a range of opportunities for new cosmetology professionals.

Your beauty education starts at one of the many Gilbert beauty schools. Our comprehensive list can help you find a school that suits your needs.

Beauty Salaries in Gilbert

In the cosmetology field, there tends to be a wide range of salaries in any area. The same is true for Gilbert! As you get more and more experience in this field, your income potential may increase accordingly. These are the salary ranges for cosmetology professionals in Gilbert, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

  • Barbers: $17,320 to $36,970 per year
  • Cosmetologists: $16,870 to $38,930 per year
  • Manicurists: $17,190 to $48,920 per year
  • Shampooers: $16,620 to $22,500 per year
  • Estheticians: $17,270 to $59,170 per year

You may choose to rent a salon chair and set your own rates, own a salon, or work directly for a salon. Many new graduates choose to take a position with a local salon in order to earn tips and a base salary.

License Requirements in Arizona

As an Arizona cosmetology student, your licensure is overseen by the Arizona State Board of Cosmetology. They may first verify that you have completed the required amount of training hours:

  • Cosmetologists: 1,450 hours
  • Nail technicians: 500 hours
  • Estheticians: 500 hours

Your school will likely provide documentation of your educational hours ahead of time for your convenience. Before receiving a license, you have to pass a licensing exam that corresponds to your chosen specialty. After you pass this exam, you can receive your cosmetology license.

Getting Around and Networking

When you attend beauty school in Gilbert, it's likely that you'll spend lots of time traveling to work and school. You may be able to skip some of the costs of car ownership by using the Gilbert public transit system, which includes five bus routes that go through the city.

Becoming a member of a beauty association can help you learn from the best in the industry. The Professional Beauty Association is based in Arizona, so you may have access to a variety of networking and training events. You can join as a student or as a beauty professional, which allows you to start networking and learning right away.

Put some flair in your career. Contact the Gilbert beauty schools to compare their programs today!

Also consider beauty schools in these nearby areas: Mesa, AZ, Tempe, AZ and Phoenix, AZ.

 

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Cosmetology Schools in Gilbert, AZ
Mesa, AZ

Avalon School of Cosmetology has been serving the professional beauty industry for more than 40 years. Our experienced educators will provide you with one of the most outstanding educational experiences available.
Mesa, AZ

At International Academy of Beauty, we offer quality, "real life" hands-on career training. Our #1 priority is preparing our students for a successful career!
Chandler, AZ

The entire staff at The Studio Academy of Beauty is committed to each and every student from the moment class begins, through State Licensure and on to your first position...
Chandler-Gilbert, AZ

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Mesa, AZ

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Tempe, AZ

Our mission at Aveda is to care for the world we live in, from the products we make to the ways in which we give back to society.
Tempe, AZ

The programs at Carsten Institute of Cosmetology are designed to immediately free your creative talents and begin shaping them...
Tempe, AZ

At International Academy of Beauty, we offer quality, "real life" hands-on career training. Our #1 priority is preparing our students for a successful career!
Tempe, AZ

Providing our graduates the Holistic upper-hand, Southwest Institute of Natural Aesthetics is surpassing standards, with the perfect blend of Classical Training and Mind-body Wellness.
Tempe, AZ

Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that is positive and exciting? With the education you will receive at the Steiner Institute of Esthetics, that career can be yours.
Chandler, AZ

We are pleased to announce the addition of our new location, G Skin & Beauty Institute in Chandler, Arizona...
Scottsdale, AZ

You've got creative flair, passion for people, and the desire to be a leader in the fashion industry. You know a career in cosmetology is right for you...
Scottsdale, AZ

We are an award-winning, private cosmetology and esthetics school located in North Scottsdale with 20,000 square feet of learning space.
Phoenix, AZ

The entire staff at The Studio Academy of Beauty is committed to each and every student from the moment class begins, through State Licensure and on to your first position...
Phoenix-Paradise Valley , AZ

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Phoenix, AZ

The Academy of Nail Technology educates students in a state-of-the-art learning environment in which students are granted the opportunity to experience actual salon and spa...
Phoenix, AZ

Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that is positive and exciting? With the education you will receive at the Steiner Institute of Esthetics, that career can be yours.
Phoenix, AZ

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Phoenix, AZ

At International Academy of Beauty, we offer quality, "real life" hands-on career training. Our #1 priority is preparing our students for a successful career!
Phoenix-Glendale, AZ

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.
Phoenix, AZ

Avalon School of Cosmetology has been serving the professional beauty industry for more than 40 years. Our experienced educators will provide you with one of the most outstanding educational experiences available.
Phoenix, AZ

At International Academy of Beauty, we offer quality, "real life" hands-on career training. Our #1 priority is preparing our students for a successful career!
Phoenix / Tolleson, AZ

Regency Beauty Institute is one of the fastest growing beauty schools in the country. Contact us today to visit one of our stunning campuses...
Avondale-Tolleson, AZ

The entire staff at The Studio Academy of Beauty is committed to each and every student from the moment class begins, through State Licensure and on to your first position...
Peoria, AZ

The Skin & Makeup Institute of Arizona believes every student has their own goals. With this in mind, we've developed programs which relates to today's skin care and beauty industry.
Avondale-Goodyear, AZ

For 70 years, Empire Beauty Schools have presented the finest talent into the world of cosmetology. We are driven to make a rewarding career in cosmetology available to you.

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