How much does a Nail Technician make?

Updated Oct 21, 2021

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$35,464 /yr
Average Base Pay

265 salaries

$24K

Low

$35K

Average

$53K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Nail Technician is $35,464 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Nail Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 265 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Nail Technician employees.

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Miniluxe
4.4

Miniluxe

Nail Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19
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$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

Woodhouse Day Spa
3.8

Woodhouse Day Spa

Nail Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $11 - $22

$11

$22

$11 - $22 Range

Resident Salon Services
3.7

Resident Salon Services

Nail Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $22

$18

$22

$18 - $22 Range

Suzin Nails and Spa

Nail Technician - Monthly

$4,312

 /mo
Range: $3K - $4K

$3K

$4K

$2,833 - $4,337 Range

Mynd Spa and Salon
3.3

Mynd Spa and Salon

Nail Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $27

$11

$27

$11 - $27 Range

Lords & Ladies Salons
2.6

Lords & Ladies Salons

Nail Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $11 - $11

$11

$11

$11 - $11 Range

Hiatus Spa + Retreat
2.8

Hiatus Spa + Retreat

Nail Technician - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

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Miniluxe
4.4

Miniluxe

Nail Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

Prose
4.4

Prose

Nail Technician

$45,223

 /yr
Range: $34K - $48K

$34K

$48K

$33,519 - $48,150 Range

Ella Bliss Beauty Bar
4

Ella Bliss Beauty Bar

Nail Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $22

$17

$22

$17 - $22 Range

Frenchies Modern Nail Care
3.4

Frenchies Modern Nail Care

Nail Technician - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Life Time
3.7

Life Time

Nail Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $7 - $20

$7

$20

$7 - $20 Range

Life Time
3.7

Life Time

Nail Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $11 - $45

$11

$45

$11 - $45 Range

The W Nail Bar
1.8

The W Nail Bar

Nail Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $11

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

PAINT Nail Bar
3

PAINT Nail Bar

Nail Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $13

$10

$13

$10 - $13 Range

Woodhouse Day Spa
3.8

Woodhouse Day Spa

Nail Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $38

$17

$38

$17 - $38 Range

Tricoci Salon & Spa
3.6

Tricoci Salon & Spa

Nail Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $13

$9

$13

$9 - $13 Range

Gene Juarez
3.8

Gene Juarez

Nail Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $17 - $25

$17

$25

$17 - $25 Range

Julep
3

Julep

Nail Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $15

$13

$15

$13 - $15 Range

Regal Nails Salon & Spa
3.7

Regal Nails Salon & Spa

Nail Technician

$31,922

 /yr
Range: $17K - $47K

$17K

$47K

$17,214 - $46,604 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Nail Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Nail Technician is $35,464 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Nail Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 265 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Nail Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Nail Technician in United States is $53,470 per year.

The lowest salary for a Nail Technician in United States is $23,522 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Nail Technician or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Nail Technician.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent nail technician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$13
hourly
A Nail Technician in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
 
Reserve
10000+ employees
$20
hourly
A Beauty Advisor in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$11
hourly
A Wax Specialist in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Nail Technician in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Beauty Advisor in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Beauty Advisor in the Allentown, PA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Allentown, PA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
An Ulta Beauty Advisor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A Clinique Beauty Advisor in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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