Florida Cosmetology Schools and Training Programs (Beauty Schools)

Career Information for Hairdressers And Cosmetologists in Florida

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Fast Facts for Hairdressers And Cosmetologists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Punta Gorda, Cape Coral and Palm Bay
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lakeland, Deltona and Jacksonville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Miami and Orlando

Salaries for Hairdressers And Cosmetologists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Naples, Cape Coral and Port St. Lucie

Schools for Hairdressers And Cosmetologists in Florida are listed below.

Selected Cosmetology Schools in Florida

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Fortis Institute

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Cosmetology
  • Degrees: Diploma
Florida College of Natural Health
Maitland, Miami, Pompano Beach

Prepare for a Career in Massage Therapy, Makeup Artistry, or Skin Care!

  • Programs: Makeup Artistry & Skin Care Training Program, Advanced Paramedical Skin Care Program, Skin Care and Electrology Training Program, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Florida Career College
Boynton Beach, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach

Train for the real-world skills that help you launch a successful technology or healthcare career with a degree, or diploma from Florida Career College.

  • Programs: Cosmetology - DIP
  • Degrees: Diploma
Virginia College
Fort Pierce

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: DIP - Cosmetology
  • Degrees: Diploma
Meridian College

At Meridian College, our Admissions Representatives specialize in removing the roadblocks that lie between where you are, and where you dream of being. If you dream of a new career, contact us today.

  • Programs: Cosmetology - Diploma
  • Degrees: Diploma
American Institute
Pompano Beach

At American Institute, we believe you can become whatever you want to be, and we’re ready to help you get there.

  • Programs: Cosmetology
  • Degrees: Diploma
Sunstate Academy
Clearwater, Fort Myers

Launch your career as a professional stylist or manicurist at Sunstate Academy.

  • Programs: Barber Styling/Cosmetology Combination, Cosmetology, Barber Styling, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Florida Cosmetology Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Brevard Community College Cocoa Associate 14,496
Central Florida Community College Ocala Associate 6,210
Chipola College Marianna Bachelor 2,144
Daytona State College Daytona Beach Bachelor 13,675
Florida Community College at Jacksonville Jacksonville Bachelor 24,939
Heritage Institute-Ft Myers Fort Myers Associate 494
Heritage Institute-Jacksonville Jacksonville Associate 339
Indian River State College Fort Pierce Bachelor 14,932
Lake City Community College Lake City Associate 2,849
Palm Beach Community College Lake Worth Associate 22,881
Pasco-Hernando Community College New Port Richey Associate 8,065
Pensacola Junior College Pensacola Associate 10,728
South Florida Community College Avon Park Associate 2,787

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Hairdressers And Cosmetologists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Hairdressers And Cosmetologists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Hairdressers And Cosmetologists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gainesville 350 $24530 1.1
Homosassa Springs 130 $32820 1.7
Jacksonville 1540 $23730 0.98
Cape Coral 1130 $28390 1.9
Fort Myers 1130 $28390 1.9
Crestview 360 $23280 1.42
Fort Walton Beach 360 $23280 1.42
Destin 360 $23280 1.42
Deltona 620 $22180 1.35
Daytona Beach 620 $22180 1.35
Ormond Beach 620 $22180 1.35
Orlando 3270 $21830 1.16
Kissimmee 3270 $21830 1.16
Sanford 3270 $21830 1.16
Palm Bay 800 $26230 1.62
Melbourne 800 $26230 1.62
Titusville 800 $26230 1.62
Panama City 120 $21920 0.6
Pensacola 360 $23030 0.88
Ferry Pass 360 $23030 0.88
Brent 360 $23030 0.88
Port St. Lucie 470 $19330 1.41
Punta Gorda 100 $26210 0.88
Lakeland 330 $23290 0.64
Winter Haven 330 $23290 0.64
Miami 7290 $22790 1.19
Fort Lauderdale 7290 $22790 1.19
West Palm Beach 7290 $22790 1.19
Naples 520 $28400 1.57
Immokalee 520 $28400 1.57
Marco Island 520 $28400 1.57
North Port 1110 $24900 1.61
Sarasota 1110 $24900 1.61
Bradenton 1110 $24900 1.61
Ocala 0 $21910 0
Sebastian 180 $19000 1.51
Vero Beach 180 $19000 1.51
Sebring 130 $18670 2.14
Tallahassee 320 $22930 0.8
Tampa 4150 $23710 1.35
St. Petersburg 4150 $23710 1.35
Clearwater 4150 $23710 1.35
The Villages 150 $29450 2.42
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