Cosmetology Schools Near Idaho Falls / Pocatello
If you're considering becoming a cosmetologist in Idaho, Idaho Falls and Pocatello may be great places to start. In fact, The Crazy Tourist placed both cities in the top 15 places to live in the state—Pocatello came in at 11 thanks to very affordable properties and low crime rates, and Idaho Falls was 12th for both of those same reasons, plus their outdoor and indoor entertainment options.
As of 2019, cosmetologists in Idaho Falls earned a mean salary of $29,340 per year ($14.11 per hour). Pocatello doesn't publish their unique information, but statewide, those in this career made a mean of $33,780 ($16.24) that same year. Idaho cosmetology jobs are expected to grow by 16% between 2016 and 2026, higher than the national expectation of 9%.
To earn your cosmetology license in Idaho, you need to complete 1,600 hours of schooling or 3,200 hours of an apprenticeship. You also must pass both a written and a skills exam. If you choose to go the training route, the Idaho Falls and Pocatello area schools below could all help you on your way.
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