Career Attributes

  • $34,281
  • 61,300
  • 3.3
  • 13.7%
  • High school diploma
  • Cosmetology
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Aesthetician Ratings

Blended Rating

A weighted average of CareerExplorer’s five component ratings, approximating the overall satisfaction of a career.
Source: CareerExplorer

Skills Utilization Rating

3.2
SCORE
621
RATINGS
Skill utilization rating is a measure of the degree to which users felt their skills were put to use in the career.

Overall Rating

3.3
SCORE
672
RATINGS
Overall rating measures a user's general sentiment about their career. Not to be confused with Blended Rating which is CareerExplorer's measure of their overall satsifaction.

Fit Rating

3.9
SCORE
615
RATINGS
Fit rating measures a user's sense of how well their personality fit with their career. Examples of personality traits include leadership, extraversion, and persistence.

Meaning Rating

2.9
SCORE
570
RATINGS
Meaning rating is a measure of the degree to which users felt that their career gave their life purpose and meaning.

Salary Rating

2.7
SCORE
565
RATINGS
Salary rating measures whether they felt that they were compensated fairly for their work in the career.

Work Environment Rating

3.6
SCORE
614
RATINGS
Work environment includes career characteristics such as working hours, organizational structure, and working conditions.

Uninformed Interest

1.8
SCORE
26427
RATINGS
The interest rating given by people who have not worked in this career.

Interest Rating

3.8
SCORE
625
RATINGS
Interest rating measures the degree to which users found the subject matter of their work interesting.

Aesthetician Demographics

Career Maturity

Career maturity is a measure of where a career falls on a typical user’s career path. For instance, restaurant work is often an early career for people that leads to other careers. Medical Doctors, on the other hand, tend to be terminal careers.
Source: CareerExplorer

Employment Type Mix

The distribution of full- and part-time employees in this career.
Source: CareerExplorer

49%
Full-Time
51%
Part-Time

Ethnic Minority Mix

Based on self reported ethnicity. Persons who identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

69%
13%
7%
6%
2%
1%
1%
0%
0%
White
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
Other
Black or African American
East Asian
South Asian
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Arab
Aboriginal

Actual Gender Mix

The distribution of men and women employed in this career in 2014.
Source: CareerExplorer Data ().

1%
Men
99%
Women

Gender Mix By Likes

The distribution of positive career likes by men and women on CareerExplorer. Four or Five star career ratings are inferred as Likes.
Source: CareerExplorer

27%
Men
73%
Women

Discrimination Score

A number between -100 and +100 that measures how much a career discriminates against men or women. The CareerExplorer Implied Discrimination Quotient (IDQ) compares a career’s actual gender mix to its likes by gender to determine how closely actual job placements mirror gender preferences.
Source: CareerExplorer