Beauty Schools and Cosmetology Schools in Long Beach, CA

With a population of over 460,000 people, Long Beach is a booming metropolitan area that can offer many career opportunities to cosmetology professionals. As one of the largest cities in one of the most image-conscious states in the country, Long Beach can be a great place to start your beauty career.

By choosing to study in Long Beach, you give yourself the choice of many beauty schools and cosmetology schools in this area. You can take a look at our schools list to find a nearby beauty school that fits your requirements.

Beauty Salaries in Long Beach

If you're curious about what kind of salary you can earn, you must first know what beauty career you want to pursue. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the following salary ranges for Long Beach-area beauty professionals:

  • Barbers: $17,490 to $24,770
  • Cosmetologists: $17,660 to $42,770
  • Manicurists: $17,280 to $27,820
  • Shampooers: $17,420 to $28,060
  • Skincare specialists: $18,520 to $47,230

There is lots of salary variance even within each beauty specialty. Your income may vary based on what type of career you start. As a salon owner, you may enjoy a greater income potential than other cosmetologists. If you choose to work for a salon or rent a salon chair, you may earn a base salary in addition to gratuities.

License Requirements in California

The licensing of cosmetology professionals in Long Beach goes through the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. Before you can be eligible for licensure, you must meet the educational requirements laid out by the Board. They require you to complete a certain amount of educational hours:

  • Cosmetologists: 1,600 hours
  • Barbers: 1,500 hours
  • Estheticians: 600 hours
  • Nail technicians: 400 hours

Once the Board is satisfied that you have met their requirements, they will allow you to take the exam relating to your specialty. You may be required to take a written exam and a skills exam. Upon receiving your license, you are eligible to work for two years. Your license must be renewed by your original licensure date in every odd-numbered year.

Networking and Public Transit

Attending local networking events allows you to learn about the newest products and techniques in the beauty industry, as well as putting you in touch with prospective employers. The International Salon and Spa Expo is held in Long Beach every year.

Long Beach Transit is one of the biggest benefits of living in this area. With flexible bus and metro schedules, you can get to class or work any time you want. In addition, Long Beach Transit can help you travel to nearby cities like Los Angeles and Glendale.

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Cosmetology Schools in Long Beach, CA
Lomita, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Garden Grove, CA

CRU institute of Cosmetology & Barbering is located in the heart of Southern California in the..
Paramount, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Anaheim, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Bell, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Huntington Beach, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Inglewood, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Costa Mesa, CA

TONI&GUY has established learning facilities that produce talented and well-trained hairdressers and color technicians for salons across North America.
Los Angeles-East, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Whittier, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Los Angeles, CA

Our dream team of MVA Rockstar Celebrity Trainers provide a workshop designed to inspire and develop every student to their maximum potential!
Los Angeles, CA

Our school is carefully designed to simulate a salon environment for the sole purpose of beauty education. It is equipped with modem visual and teaching aids, and possesses...
City of Industry, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Santa Ana, CA

A.I.E. is celebrating its 28th year of training electrologists. Courses are available in-person or through our online academy. Our program includes the practical knowledge necessary...
Los Angeles-West, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Los Angeles, CA

The International College of Beauty Arts & Sciences (ICBAS) is a Los Angeles-based professional beauty school committed to educating future beauticians in an...
Santa Monica, CA

TONI&GUY has established learning facilities that produce talented and well-trained hairdressers and color technicians for salons across North America.
San Gabriel Valley, CA

We are conveniently located in the San Gabriel Valley, between Pasadena and El Monte. Are you ready for something new? Build a new career with training from one of the newest, hottest cosmetics companies!
Hollywood, CA

As a leader in the field of makeup education, our professional trainers are committed to providing makeup know-how and essential tools of the trade..
Los Angeles, CA

The Aveda Institute Los Angeles is located in the heart of Westwood, adjacent to the UCLA campus. The facility has new classroom and clinic areas and an Aveda...
West Covina, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Lake Forest, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Burbank, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
North Hollywood, CA

Ruby Makeup Academy is coming to North Hollywood! We offer our students outstanding makeup artistry training in a fast-paced, one
Fontana, CA

Our philosophy is to treat each student as part of our family, providing them with every opportunity to complete their studies at the lowest cost possible.
Ontario, CA

Are you ready to go from beauty beginner to beauty expert? You can with Make Up Art House! Located in Ontario, CA.
Reseda, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Upland, CA

Our philosophy is to treat each student as part of our family, providing them with every opportunity to complete their studies at the lowest cost possible.
Upland, CA

The world of makeup artistry has so many possibilities. Embrace your creativity and choose the certified makeup artistry training available at Ruby Make Up Academy.
Corona, CA

Our philosophy is to treat each student as part of our family, providing them with every opportunity to complete their studies at the lowest cost possible.
Ontario, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.
Canoga Park, CA

The Academy of Makeup & Fashion is LA's premier professional school of makeup. We specialize in Professional Makeup from Beauty to Brides and Media. Our Image and Fashion courses are offered 4 times a year.
Chatsworth, CA

Newberry School of Beauty has been training students in the field of Cosmetology since December of 1949. The school has earned a reputation for excellence and quality...
Simi Valley, CA

Marinello Schools of Beauty have a long, distinguished history of success for providing quality education and training for students entering the cosmetology industry.

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