SALON MANAGEMENT - ILLINOIS

Salon Management
IN
Illinois

Do you daydream of opening your own salon in Chicago or another city in Illinois? With the right salon management training at a cosmetology school, you can prepare to meet the state requirements for opening your successful salon. Illinois proves there is room for all kinds in the beauty industry. Just take a look at Time Out Chicago’s list of top salons. The creativity and passion for giving customers a unique, exceptional experience can be found in every example. These daring, salon owners prove there are no limits when it comes to developing awesome business concepts.

If you’re getting anxious just thinking about your own spa or salon, we couldn’t be happier. However, now is the time to take a deep breath and find the right salon management program in the state. There are several beauty schools in Illinois who help students take their beauty skills to the next level as they prepare to open their own salon. Since this is your future business we’re talking about, you’ll want to get all the details to choose the right program. And when you open your salon, PLEASE send us pics of your clients and success!

State License Requirements
N/A

Illinois is one of many states that does not have separate licensing requirements for salon managers. You do not need any prior education, experience, or licensure to become a salon manager. However, different salons and spas may set their own hiring requirements. A current cosmetology license or previous experience in this industry may be helpful, so consider earning a cosmetology license if you want to get established in this field.

 

Explore licensing requirements:

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Education Details

To become a successful salon manager in Illinois, you should look for programs that cover everything from finances to worker relations and customer service skills. Salon managers have to be savvy with people and adept at promoting their business to the community. This involves strategies to retain clients and attract new business, and increase revenue-per-customer. Now can you see why finding the right salon management training is the first step towards success?

Illinois salon management courses usually cover: •

  • Marketing • Interpersonal skills •
  • Scheduling and salon computer software •
  • Customer service •
  • Retail strategies
License Renewal
N/A
License Renewal Hours
N/A
License Renewal Period

If you earn a cosmetology license, you will need to renew it by September 30th of odd years for a cost of $25.

Careers
$39,310
Salary
7.4%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Salon Manager

A beauty salon manager in Illinois can work in a variety of environments, including hair salons, nail salons, tanning salons and more. Professionals who are managers normally oversee the entire staff of the salon and are responsible for hiring new talent. Aspiring beauty salon managers in Illinois can expect to make an average salary of $39,310 per year. There are currently 5,310 individuals employed as managers in this state. Some of the most well known beauty salons in Illinois include:

State board Contact Information

Illinois Dept. of Professional Regulation—Barber, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Hair Braiding, and Nail Technology Board
320 W. Washington St., 3rd Fl.
Springfield, IL 62786
100 W. Randolph Street, 9th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone Number: 1-888-473-4858

The Illinois State Board of Cosmetology can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating change of name or change of address information, and acquiring out-of-state and other useful forms, as well as answer additional questions about obtaining an Illinois state cosmetology license.

Illinois prides itself on a rich tradition of fine beauty care. With that comes
a solid reputation for shops and salons overseen by crack staffers. For many,
salon management is the key component to success. Those interested in
the field go to these organizations.

Illinois Department of Financial and Profession Regulation
Professional Beauty Association
National Accrediting Commission of Career Arts and Sciences
 

Find the Beauty Schools in Illinois that interest you below,

Capri College

2540 East 53rd Street,
Davenport, IA 52807

Program: Cosmetology

American Hair Academy

304 South Iris Street,
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

142 East Golf Road,
Chicago Area/Schaumburg, IL 60193

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

700 East Terra Cotta Avenue,
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

2500 Georgetown Rd,
Danville, IL 61832

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

264 South Randall Road,
Elgin, IL 60123

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Hanover Park-Chicago

1167 W Lake Street,
Hanover Park-Chicago, IL 60133

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

751 East Park Avenue,
Libertyville, IL 60048

Program: Cosmetology

Tri-County Beauty Academy

219 N State Street,
Litchfield, IL 62056

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

755 W. Raab Road,
Normal, IL 61761

Program: Cosmetology

G Skin & Beauty Institute

1200 Harger Road,Suite 100
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Program: Cosmetology

John Amico School of Hair Design

15301 Cicero Avenue,
Oak Forest, IL 60452

Program: Cosmetology

Cameo Beauty Academy

9714 S Cicero Avenue,
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

602 West Glen Avenue,
Peoria, IL 61602

Program: Cosmetology

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - PERU

3602 Marquette Rd #2,
Peru, IL 61354

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

657 Highgrove Place Rockford,
Rockford, IL 61108

Program: Cosmetology

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - ROCKFORD

2601 N. Mulford,
Rockford, IL 61114

Program: Cosmetology

University of Spa and Cosmetology Arts

2913 West White Oaks Drive,
Springfield, IL 62704

Program: Cosmetology

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - STERLING

211 East 3rd Street,
Sterling, IL 61081

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Stone Park-Chicago

3106 West North Avenue,
Stone Park, IL 60165

Program: Cosmetology

Hair Professionals Career College

2245 Gateway Drive,
Sycamore, IL 60178

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

202 E. University Ave,
Urbana, IL 61801

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Vernon Hills-Chicago

226 Hawthorn Village Commons,
Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Program: Cosmetology

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