Estheticians, Electrologists and Related Occupations – NOC 6562 SDG ±

150

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$12,362

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

42.4%

Chance this Occupation Will Be Impacted by Technology in the Next Decade

92.1%

Participation Rate
Percentage of the number of people currently working in the occupation as compared to the total number of people within the occupation as of the week of
May 1 to May 7 2016

4.4%

Unemployment Rate
Percentage of people looking for work as compared to the total number of people in the occupation as of the week of May 1 to May 7 2016 when the unemployment rate in SDG was 5.8%

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

48.0% of the workforce has a College, CEGEP or non-university certificate or diploma.

20.0% of the workforce has an apprenticeship or trade certificate.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

26.7% of the workforce is age 45 to 64.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

75% of estheticians, electrologists and related occupations work in the Household and Personal Services sector.

Employment Outlook

The employment outlook in our region for 2017-2019 is good. Employment growth will lead to several new positions. Not many positions will become available due to retirements. High employee turnover in this occupation could lead to additional employment opportunities. Bilingualism may be an asset.

Projected growth rate in Ontario: 5.1%-6%

More Information

What Else Do I Need to Know?

  • The number of businesses operating in the Personal Services sector has grown since 2012.
  • The industry is comprised primarily of small businesses. 87.2% of businesses operating in the Personal Services sector employ four people or less.
  • Employment Outlook for Estheticians and Electrologists in the Ottawa Economic Region is good. Employment in these occupations has shown strong growth over the past decade. Openings in this occupation will come from a high turnover rate, as the workforce is relatively young and employees often migrate to other occupations; however, the demand for services from this occupation is sensitive to fluctuations in the economy and levels of disposable income.
  • For more information directly from local employers about this occupation, click on Household & Personal Services Sector.