According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), 890 licensed hairdressers and 470 manicurists were actively employed in Rhode Island during 2013.
Cosmetologist Salaries Compared to National Averages
The BLS reports that the salaries of hairdressers, hairstylists and cosmetologists in the state of Rhode Island are very competitive with national averages.
The salaries of manicurists and pedicurists in Rhode Island are slightly above the national averages:
The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training lists the following hourly wage information for cosmetologists working as hairdressers/hairstylists and Manicurists/Pedicurists:
The following BLS table describes nail technician salary data for Rhode Island: