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
California $72,160
District of Columbia $86,060
Florida $68,770
Georgia $58,000
Hawaii $47,720
Louisiana $28,620
New Jersey $41,000
Nevada $23,730
New York $64,760
Pennsylvania $45,350
Puerto Rico $38,610
Tennessee $77,560
Texas $42,550

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

Make-Up artists earn about the same as related careers in Louisiana. On average, they make less than gem workers but more than garbage collectors.

Career Median Salary
Gem worker salary $32K
Jeweler salary $32K
Maintenance worker salary $35K
Spa manager salary $33K
Correctional officer salary $34K
Make-Up artist salary $29K
Piano tuner salary $31K
Upholsterer salary $34K
Ambulance dispatcher salary $31K
Garbage collector salary $31K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)