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
New York $39,300
California $37,690
Texas $27,520

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

Make-Up artists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than substance abuse social workers but more than exterminators.

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Substance abuse social worker salary $43K
Interior designer salary $37K
Hazardous materials removal worker salary $41K
Translator salary $35K
Videographer salary $36K
Make-Up artist salary $31K
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Personal trainer salary $36K
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Exterminator salary $31K