Nail Technicians perform nail enhancements which reflect current trends in the industry. Those looking to become a Nail Technician must be creative, have a knowledge of the products used and work safely – our competition is the perfect environment to test these skills. The ability to work well with your hands, excellent verbal communication skills.

The individual will need to do basic treatments such as manicures and pedicures, repair and remove false nails. They also look for any signs of skin and nail problems before they treat their client.

Have an eye for detail
Have a steady hand
Have creative flair
Are personable and like working with people

Career opportunities

  • Nail Salon

  • Beauty Salons or Spas

  • Salon Management

  • Business Owner

  • Fashion & Photography

Average Salary
Entry Level
- 1.5%
Projected workforce change
This is an estimation of the overall number of job opportunities in this career area up until 2027.

Meet our Nail Technician role model

Chloe medal pic


Chloe is one of our inspiring Career role models as a Nail Technician.

What next?

Photo of Declan competing internationally in the Automobile Technology Competition

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