Estheticians, Electrologists and Related Occupations – NOC 6562 SDG ±
Number of People Who Work in this Industry
Median Income of People Working in this Occupation
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.
75% of estheticians, electrologists and related occupations work in the Household and Personal Services sector.
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%
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.