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Laser Hair Removal Salaries

salaries laser hair removalAre you someone who is looking to get into the field of cosmetic lasers as a cosmetic laser technician? Are you wondering if this is a career that makes sense for you in terms of income, job demand, and flexibility? Keep reading as we dive into questions such as laser hair removal salaries and where you can work as a laser technician.

What is a laser technician?

As a laser technician you’ll be able to perform the following treatments on clients:

  • Photofacial
  • Skin Tightening
  • Microlaser Peel
  • Skin Rejuvenation
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Body Contouring
  • Cellulite Reduction
  • BBL

Where can you work as a laser technician?

When it comes to thinking about laser hair removal salaries you also are obviously going to be wondering where you can work. Whether you are specializing in laser hair removal or you are specializing as a laser tattoo removal technician, or open to doing it all, there are a variety of places that you can work. Here are some options:

  • Medspa
  • Tattoo shop
  • Business Owner
  • Gym

Benefits of working in the Medical Aesthetic Industry

This is an industry that is absolutely booming! You’ll wake up every day learning something new and interacting with a range of clients who you build connections with. Here are just some of the many reasons why you should become a laser technician:

  1. Working with clients one on one
  2. Building client relationships 
  3. Getting to learn/hear about the newest technologies
  4. Getting to be around beauty all-day
  5. Making people feel good about themselves
  6. Being able to do all different types of treatments
  7. A beautiful work environment
  8. A great schedule (work/life balance)
  9. You are always learning new things
  10. This is a booming Industry!!

How much can you make?

So how much can you make when it comes to this industry? What are laser hair removal salaries? On average laser hair removal salaries for the United States are $41,097. Typically your salary will range from $37,000 to $47,000 dollars a year. This is not including the massive amount of tips you can receive and the possibility of opening your own small business and working for yourself! The opportunities in this field are truly endless.

Our Program

Here at the National Laser Institute, we offer a comprehensive two-week program in cosmetic laser training. You’ll walk away ready to go into the world as a laser technician! We currently offer a course with both online and in-person training in this booming industry! Why wait another year to get started on your dream career? If this is truly what you are passionate about then take the leap and reach out to us today!

During our Online Comprehensive Laser Course you will receive online classroom laser training with a variety of instructors and live demonstrations with several hours on each modality. Then choose one of our nationwide locations to attend your clinicals for hands-on learning!

Modalities include Laser Hair Removal, Photofacial, Laser Skin Rejuvenation, Radiofrequency Skin Rejuvenation, Coolsculpting, Cellulite Reduction, Tattoo Removal, Radiofrequency Skin Tightening, and Microneedling.

If you’re ready to get started in the medical aesthetic industry then give us a call at 855-637-4530 to talk with one of our admission representatives. They’ll answer all your questions and guide you through the whole process.