Bountiful, UT (population: 45,723) has two beauty schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Mountainland Applied Technology College, the highest ranked school in this group with a beauty program, has a total student population of 533. It is the 934th highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Beauty students from Bountiful schools who go on to become aestheticians, hair stylists, hairdressers, hairstylists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,210 people working as skin care specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $31,990. Also, Hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists make on average $27,070 per year and there are about 349,210 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Ogden-Clearfield area alone, there are 700 employed hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists earning an average salary of $25,760. Skin care specialists in this area earn $19,450/yr and there are ** employed.
Bountiful lies in Davis county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Ogden-Clearfield area has 194,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $18.11/hr average worker wage, and a $37,670 average annual salary. Thus, about ** out of every 1000 jobs in Bountiful are held by skin care specialists, and 3.586/1000 are held by hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists.
Of the 2 beauty schools with a 100-mile radius of Bountiful, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Cameo College of Essential Beauty comes out as the most expensive ($21,468/yr) for beauty students, with Mountainland Applied Technology College as the lowest, reported at only $1,568/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bountiful|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||7.6 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||15.0 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||22.7 miles|