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Personal Services Industry Overview


With Americans looking for help with everything from polishing their nails to caring for their elderly parents at home, the personal services industry is a force to be reckoned with. Due to the nature of the offerings, personal services are typically provided by very small shops. But more and more jobs in personal services are now at chains such as Supercuts, with more than 2,000 salons, or Petco, with many of its 1,000-plus stores offering animal-grooming services.

Personal Services Job Market


In the personal-care sector, childcare workers held nearly 1.3 million jobs in 2010, and their number is projected to increase by 262,000 by 2020, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). There were nearly 1.9 million personal-care and home-health aides, and their ranks are expected to balloon by 70 percent -- more than 1.3 million -- over the forecast decade, making this one of the fastest-growing occupations. More than 712,000 people worked as hairdressers or barbers and nearly 82,000 others held jobs as manicurists and pedicurists.

Personal services jobs have a complex relationship with trends in the macroeconomy. Few Americans consider a haircut to be discretionary spending, but they will visit a less-expensive salon or go a little longer between appointments if their financial circumstances deteriorate. Work opportunities in personal services that are marketed as a luxury will suffer more in a recession and reach new heights in a boom. The most skilled providers of personal services are the most likely to keep working through thick and thin, if their employers price to the market.

Common personal services job opportunities include babysitter, personal-care aide, manicurist, hairstylist and pet groomer.

Personal Services Salaries


Childcare workers earned median wages of $19,340 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The median salary of personal-care aides was similar, at $19,730. The median manicurist and pedicurist salary was $19,440. The median hairstylist salary was $22,570, with the top 10 percent earning $41,490.
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Description The delivery of quality care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation/re-assessment. The provision of direct and indirect patient care in the Telemetry Unit. Communicates with physicians about changes in the patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to chan...
Description The delivery of quality care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation/re-assessment. The provision of direct and indirect patient care in the Telemetry Unit. Communicates with physicians about changes in the patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to chan...
Description The delivery of quality care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation/re-assessment. The provision of direct and indirect patient care in the Telemetry Unit. Communicates with physicians about changes in the patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to chan...
Description The delivery of quality care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation/re-assessment. The provision of direct and indirect patient care in the Telemetry Unit. Communicates with physicians about changes in the patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to chan...
POSITION SUMMARY The Regional Risk Manager is responsible for mitigating a regions exposure to Workers’ Compensation and Liability risk by formulating, developing, and coordinating all claim-related activities with each branch and the third party claims administrator. The Regional Risk Manager will be responsible for the regions compliance with all corporate Risk Management initiatives. ESSENTIAL...
POSITION SUMMARY The Regional Risk Manager is responsible for mitigating a regions exposure to Workers’ Compensation and Liability risk by formulating, developing, and coordinating all claim-related activities with each branch and the third party claims administrator. The Regional Risk Manager will be responsible for the regions compliance with all corporate Risk Management initiatives. ESSENTIAL...
About ABM Healthcare Support Services ABM Healthcare Support Services joins together three healthcare services leaders - HHA Services, Healthcare Parking Systems of America (HPSA) and ABM Health to provide each of the services needed to support healthcare's entire ecosystem - from hospitals to ambulatory surgical centers and medical office buildings. Services provided include clinical engineering...
About ABM Healthcare Support Services ABM Healthcare Support Services joins together three healthcare services leaders - HHA Services, Healthcare Parking Systems of America (HPSA) and ABM Health to provide each of the services needed to support healthcare's entire ecosystem - from hospitals to ambulatory surgical centers and medical office buildings. Services provided include clinical engineering...
ABM (NYSE:ABM), which operates through its subsidiaries (collectively "ABM"), is a leading provider of integrated facility services. With over 100,000 employees, ABM provides commercial cleaning and maintenance, facility engineering, energy efficiency, parking and security services for thousands of commercial, industrial, government and retail clients across the United States and various internati...
Job Objective The Business Development Manager is responsible for all sales activities, from lead generation through close in an assigned territory. The Business Development Manager develops and implements the agreed upon Marketing Plan which will meet both personal and business goals by expanding the customer base in the designated MSA. The Business Development Manager works with operations and s...
About ABM Healthcare Support Services ABM Healthcare Support Services joins together three healthcare services leaders - HHA Services, Healthcare Parking Systems of America (HPSA) and ABM Health to provide each of the services needed to support healthcare's entire ecosystem - from hospitals to ambulatory surgical centers and medical office buildings. Services provided include clinical engineering...
About ABM Healthcare Support Services ABM Healthcare Support Services joins together three healthcare services leaders - HHA Services, Healthcare Parking Systems of America (HPSA) and ABM Health to provide each of the services needed to support healthcare's entire ecosystem - from hospitals to ambulatory surgical centers and medical office buildings. Services provided include clinical engineering...
About ABM Healthcare Support Services ABM Healthcare Support Services joins together three healthcare services leaders - HHA Services, Healthcare Parking Systems of America (HPSA) and ABM Health to provide each of the services needed to support healthcare's entire ecosystem - from hospitals to ambulatory surgical centers and medical office buildings. Services provided include clinical engineering...
Provide a wide variety of administrative support to Branch Manager and Operational staff of an assigned branch. Must be flexible in performing assigned duties, including, but not limited to the duties outlined below. RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES Support Branch Manager customer relations activities. Act as a liaison between the client and the branch by fielding incoming calls, questions, and request...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make...
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make...
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Personal Services

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Size of Industry in 2006:
2,909,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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