Esthetician Schools Near Paducah / Cape Girardeau / Harrisburg / Mt. Vernon

Although Harrisburg, Illinois, is a small town, it is within a cluster of three other cities—in three other states!—that can provide you with quality esthetician programs. (Be sure to check with each state's board of cosmetology to learn about reciprocity options.). You also find a variety of career options within this cluster of towns. Any of them would be a great place to start your career as an esthetician.

The following are esthetician salaries and job outlook for each state.

Location Annual Salary Career Outlook: Projected Job Growth, 2016–2026
Illinois $36,800 ($17.69/hour) 4%
Kentucky $37,150 ($17.86/hour) 10%
Indiana $28,080 ($13.50/hour) 11%
Missouri $40,430 ($19.44/hour) 10%

Sources: and CareerOneStop

You can find esthetician schools in all four cities that will help you complete the state requirements for becoming a licensed esthetician.

Location Licensing Requirements
Illinois 750 hours; pass written and skills test
Kentucky 750 training hours; pass written and skills test
Indiana 700 training hours; pass written and skills test
Missouri 750 training hours or 1,500 apprenticeship hours; pass written and skills test

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Paul Mitchell The School

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Georgia Career Institute (GA)

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