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Overall employment of barbers, cosmetologists, and other personal appearance workers is projected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations. Opportunities for entry-level workers should be favorable, while job candidates at high-end establishments will face keen competition.

Cornerstone Barber Shop
(207) 942-6537
210 Exchange St
Bangor, ME

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Simple & Elegant Hair Designs
(207) 622-6652
19 Sherbrook St
Augusta, ME

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Reflections By Lucie & Assoc
(207) 729-8028
12 Ctr St Ste 12A
Brunswick, ME

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Dave's Barber Shop
(207) 989-4284
96 N Main St
Brewer, ME

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Nothing But The Blues Cafe
(207) 784-6493
81 College St
Lewiston, ME

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Dave's Barber Shop
(207) 989-4284
96 N Main St
Brewer, ME

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Razor's Edge
(207) 985-6501
63 Portland Rd
Kennebunk, ME

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Le Salon
(207) 729-9446
100 Lewiston Rd Ste 6
Topsham, ME

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Opus Hair Salon
(207) 774-6868
102 Exchange St
Portland, ME

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Hair Gallery
(207) 772-5823
459 Stevens Ave
Portland, ME

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Career Outlook

Overall employment of barbers, cosmetologists, and other personal appearance workers is projected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations. Opportunities for entry-level workers should be favorable, while job candidates at high-end establishments will face keen competition.

Employment change. Personal appearance workers will grow by 20 percent from 2008 to 2018, which is much faster than the average for all occupations.

Employment trends are expected to vary among the different occupational specialties. Employment of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists will increase by about 20 percent, much faster than average , while the number of barbers will increase by 12 percent, about as fast as average . This growth will primarily come from an increasing population, which will lead to greater demand for basic hair services. Additionally, the demand for hair coloring and other advanced hair treatments has increased in recent years, particularly among baby boomers and young people. This trend is expected to continue, leading to a favorable outlook for hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists.

Continued growth in the number full-service spas and nail salons will also generate numerous job openings for manicurists, pedicurists, and skin care specialists. Estheticians and other skin care specialists will see large gains in employment, and are expected to grow almost 38 percent, much faster than average , primarily due to the popularity of skin treatments for relaxation and medical well-being. Manicurists and pedicurists meanwhile will grow by 19 percent, faster than average .

Job prospects. Job opportunities generally should be good , parti...

Career Overview

Provide barbering services, such as cutting, trimming, shampooing, and styling hair, trimming beards, or giving shaves.

Majors for this Career

  • Barbering/Barber
  • Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design
  • Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager
  • Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor

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