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Wig Dresser Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$37,474 (USD)

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The average pay for a Wig Dresser is $37,474 a year and $18 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Wig Dresser is between $31,199 and $44,566. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Wig Dresser. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Dresses wigs and hair pieces according to instructions, samples, sketches, or photographs.
  • Attaches wig or hair piece onto model head, using hammer and tacks or pins.
  • Combs and sets hair, using barber and beautician equipment.
  • Arranges hair according to instructions, pictures, or photographs, using brush and comb.
  • Sprays hair with lacquer to keep hair in place.
  • May cut wigs and hair pieces to specified length and style, using scissors or razor.
  • May wash and dry hair pieces.
Wig Dresser Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists

Job family population: 351,910

Estimated population of Wig Dresser jobs: 57,931

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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