Make-Up artist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Make-Up artist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Tennessee $77,560
Florida $75,670
Georgia $58,000
Hawaii $47,720
Colorado $45,980
Pennsylvania $45,350
Texas $42,550
New Jersey $41,000
Puerto Rico $38,610
Illinois $30,100
Louisiana $28,620
Nevada $23,730
California $164,090
New York $129,500
District of Columbia $101,480

How do make-up artist salaries compare to similar careers?

Make-Up artists earn about the same as related careers in Georgia. On average, they make less than librarians but more than real estate appraisers.

Career Median Salary
Librarian salary $61K
Urban planner salary $56K
Recruiter salary $54K
Industrial designer salary $58K
Insurance sales agent salary $43K
Make-Up artist salary $58K
Clergy salary $53K
Exhibit designer salary $55K
American sign language interpreter salary $55K
Real estate appraiser salary $51K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)