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 Illinois. On average, they make less than customer service representatives but more than craft artists.

Career Median Salary
Customer service representative salary $38K
Printing worker salary $36K
Aesthetician salary $38K
Piano tuner salary $38K
Office clerk salary $36K
Make-Up artist salary $30K
Precious metal worker salary $33K
Gem worker salary $33K
Jeweler salary $33K
Craft artist salary $39K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)