Stylist Level System




Here at Modesta salons  everyone we hire goes through our unique, in-depth training program and will move through our performance based level system. Continued education is important and will continue throughout their career with us.  Our goal is to provide a path of growth for our stylists, create a consistent guest experience, and to offer several options for our guests, who may choose the level that best fits their needs and budget. 


 Our stylist achieve next level promotions based on several factors including guest satisfaction, guest retention, performance markers, education, and demand on their time. As a stylist moves up their prices increase slightly, this is why different stylists are at different prices for similar services.


Level 4A: Master Stylist

This top level artist has the most demand on their time, has outstanding skills in color and cutting techniques and they’re are leaders in our salon. Advanced years of training and many hours behind the chair this stylist is an educator, sharing expert knowledge with our hands on training program. You’ll typically see our associate shadowing, assisting, and learning alongside this master stylist. Our training program specifically designed to raise your level of experience with integrated education

Level 4: Lead Stylist

The stylist has a great amount of experience behind the chair and has displayed advance knowledge and competence within our salon. They’re proficient in color, cut, design, and finishing techniques. Stylists of this level have a commitment to ongoing education and are well equipped to offer advance solution for your hair care needs.


Level 3: Premier Stylist

Our Premier stylist have accumulated a large amount of experience behind the chair and are equipped to offer custom color and advanced cutting techniques with each guest they work with. They are dedicated to our salon model,      continue education and are phenomenal communicators who will deliver services that are custom to each gu

Level 2:Designer Stylist

Our designer stylist have impressed us with their tenacity for reaching a higher level of service for our guests. They are dedicated to continued education and are well-equipped to handle challenges. They have completed programs in our cutting and coloring techniques, reached client retention goals, and the demand on their time is growing. They have typically been in their career for 12 to 24 months minimum.

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Level 1 Stylist

Our  level one stylists have successfully completed our associate program, reached their goals, and are excited to be on the floor taking clients. They sometimes collaborate with the master stylist to ensure proper formulas and color placement patterns. They’re  skillful at their craft and working on building confidence, gaining experience behind the chair, and perfecting their skills. 

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Associate 1: Entry


Entry Associate 

Our associates are gaining experience they need while providing excellent guest care on a budget friendly price. They are typically fresh out of cosmetology school and work directly with her master stylist an educator. You’ll see them shadowing, asking questions, assisting and providing services to accommodate our guests, all directed by their mentor. They are currently going through a unique training and gaining the schools they need to become a Modesta Salons team member. When you book an appointment with our associate you allow them to develop their skills, gain confidence, and learn through hands-on application. All appointments will be under the supervision of the master stylist.

We encourage you to consider our associates for your hair care needs. We see their bright futures and are excited to watch them grow with us.