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Cosmetology Schools in New Jersey

2,762 students earned Cosmetology degrees in New Jersey in the 2018-2019 year.

A Cosmetology major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a cosmetology major is more popular with women than with men.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of cosmetology majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.0%
  • Black or African American: 17.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 34.5%
  • White: 38.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
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Jobs for Cosmetology Grads in New Jersey

In this state, there are 33,270 people employed in jobs related to a cosmetology degree, compared to 790,010 nationwide.

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Wages for Cosmetology Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a cosmetology grad in the state is $35,620, compared to a typical salary of $33,220 nationwide.

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There are 32 colleges in New Jersey that offer cosmetology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

294 Degrees in Major Awarded
464 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,500 after earning their degree at this institution. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $30,024. 93% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

248 Degrees in Major Awarded
271 Total Students

The 8.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Robert Fiance Beauty Schools-West New York grads earn an average salary of $12,200.

222 Degrees in Major Awarded
252 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. Graduates earn an average $23,600 after graduation. An average student at Rizzieri Aveda School for Beauty and Wellness will pay a net price of $16,178.

155 Degrees in Major Awarded
36 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 88% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $12,203.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
130 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $18,763. The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid.

118 Degrees in Major Awarded
121 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,229. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
125 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 1.20% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,800 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Innovate Salon Academy

South Plainfield
111 Degrees in Major Awarded
173 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. The 8.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. 82% of students get financical aid.

108 Degrees in Major Awarded
125 Total Students

The 9.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. 86% of students get financical aid. This private school has an average net price of $17,412.

108 Degrees in Major Awarded
118 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $14,486. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid.

Cosmetology Careers in NJ

Some of the careers cosmetology majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Barbers 26% $25,480
Manicurists and Pedicurists 25% $23,250
Skincare Specialists 24% $31,130
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 24% $33,940
Personal Service Worker Supervisors 16% $44,600

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to cosmetology.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Culinary Arts 250
Funeral & Mortuary Science 58

View all majors related to Cosmetology

View Nationwide Cosmetology Report

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