Salon Management Schools in Ohio

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Paul Mitchell – Accredited

5549 Monroe Street
Sylvania, OH 43560

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How to Become a Salon Manager in Ohio

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If you're ready to get the keys to your salon right now, you're going to need to do some legwork first. We need to find you the best salon management program in Ohio to fit your needs. Use the search box (above) or the school listings (below) to take the next step. Be sure to reach out to all your options. We have helped over two million students pursue careers in beauty, and we're excited to help two million more. If you do open your own salon one day, please let us know. And good luck on your road to success!

State License Requirements

Managing hairstylist license: 1440 Hours
Managing esthetician license: 750 Hours
Managing nail technician license: 300 Hours

Education Details

Ohio salon managers are more successful when they have been trained and mentored by professionals with real experience in the business. When you compare salon management programs, be sure to look at each school's courses carefully before making any decisions. You should look for topics that will strengthen your leadership skills and teach you the nuts and bolts of accounting, contracts, making financial decisions, and other critical areas of spa management.

Ohio salon management courses:

  • Worker relations and management techniques
  • Customer service
  • Scheduling and day-to-day operations
  • Salon licensing and renewal
  • Ohio regulations and laws for salons

License Renewal

2 Years

License renewal period

8 Hours

Continuing education required

Ohio licenses must be renewed by January 31 of every odd-numbered year. It costs $30 to renew your license, and the board requires at least 8 hours of cosmetology continuing education classes per renewal period. Instructors must complete an additional 8 hours of Instructor-Only continuing education. One hour of continuing education must be dedicated to human trafficking. If the renewal is late, it's $75. If you get an independent contractor's license, the license is $60 if renewed on time, $105 if late. The original cost of the independent contractor's license is $75.

Ohio Salon Management Careers


Average yearly salary for salon management in Ohio

Salon managers in Ohio can look forward to positive job growth and exceptional wages. The current average salary for a manager in Ohio is $36,080, with a total of nearly 4,800 employed in similar positions. Salon managers oversee the day-to-day operation of the salon itself, and supervise barbers, hair stylists and other salon employees. There are a variety of different types of salons in Ohio, with most concentrated in major metropolitan areas.

Contact the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology

Ohio State Board of Cosmetology

For those involved in beauty care in Ohio, owning and running a salon takes a good deal of logistical skills, patience and determination. All are necessary to stand out among the competition. Eager salon management initiates obtain their training thanks to these institutions.

Day Spa Association
Professional Beauty Association

Salon Management

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