The average wage for a make-up artist in California is around $34.69 per hour.
Make-Up artists earn an average hourly wage of $34.69.
Salaries typically start from $10.91 per hour and go up to $66.11 per hour.
7% above national average Updated in 2018
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|
|District of Columbia||$86,060|
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)