Costume attendants rate their happiness above average.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, costume attendants rate their career happiness 3.4 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 35% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy costume attendants are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Make-Up artist
3.7
$67k
Fashion designer
3.6
$69k
Talent director
3.6
$74k
Conductor
3.5
$52k
Talent agent
3.4
$74k
Costume attendant
3.4
$41k
Aesthetician
3.3
$34k

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are costume attendants happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do costume attendants find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as costume attendants?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are costume attendant’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are costume attendants making the best use of their abilities?

Are costume attendants happy with their salary?