SOC Code: 39-5092

Entry Salary
Average Salary

Job Description
Performs services for others for the improvement and beautification of the hair, skin, and nails of the human body.

1.  Must be at least 16 years of age.
2.  Must have at least a 10th grade education.
3.  Must complete 400 hours training in a licensed school.
4.  Pass a written and practical examination.

School Located in Wyoming
There are numerous beauty schools located throughout Wyoming. Contact the Wyoming Board of Cosmetology for a listing of licensed schools.

A license is issued by the Wyoming Board of Cosmetology after meeting the requirements of the state.

The examination is administered by the Wyoming Board of Cosmetology. It consists of a written exam and a practical exam performed before the Board.
Examination Fee $ 65.00
License $ 25.00
Biennial Renewal $ 50.00

Licensing Agency
Betty Abernethy
Wyoming Board of Cosmetology
2515 Warren Avenue, Suite 302
Hansen Building, East Entrance
Cheyenne, Wyoming  82002
Phone: (307) 777-3534
Fax: (307) 777-3681

Licensing Authority
W.S. 33-12-119 through 33-12-140.

Additional Sources of Information
Occupational Outlook Handbook:
"Barbers and Cosmetologists"

Wages Last Updated June 2008

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