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Fingernail Former Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$24,959 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fingernail Former is $24,959 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fingernail Former is between $24,959 and $28,064. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Forms artificial fingernails on customer's fingers.
  • Roughens surfaces of fingernails, using abrasive wheel.
  • Attaches paper forms to tips of customer's fingers to support and shape artificial nails.
  • Brushes coats of powder and solvent onto nails and paper forms with hand brush to extend nails to desired length.
  • Removes paper forms and shapes and smoothes edges of nails, using rotary abrasive wheel.
  • Brushes additional powder and solvent onto new growth between cuticles and nails to maintain nail appearance.
  • May soften, trim, or cut cuticles, using oil, water, knife, or scissors, to prepare customer's nails for application of artificial nails.
Fingernail Former Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Manicurists and Pedicurists

Job family population: 104,020

Estimated population of Fingernail Former jobs: 48,043

Rate of error: 4.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
13 %


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