The approximately 1,230 Cosmetologists who are employed in North Dakota are licensed by the State Board of Cosmetology, which upholds the practice standards of North Dakota’s beauty industry. The Board also licenses manicurists and pedicurists (nail technicians) who practice in the state.
Earning Expectations of Beauty School Graduates
The following Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) table lists the salary expectations of cosmetologists in North Dakota as compared to national averages:
The following lists salaries of manicurists and pedicurists in North Dakota as compared to national averages:
Cosmetologist Salaries in Different Nonmetropolitan Areas of North Dakota
Salaries vary between metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas and between different nonmetropolitan locations. The following lists cosmetologist salaries in four different nonmetropolitan areas of North Dakota:
Nail technician salaries in different nonmetropolitan areas are not available.
The following tables describe cosmetologist salary and wage data for the three largest cities in North Dakota and manicurist/pedicurist salary and wage data for Fargo, North Dakota’s largest city: