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 New Jersey. On average, they make less than models but more than potters.

Career Median Salary
Model salary $46K
Ambulance dispatcher salary $44K
Financial clerk salary $44K
Maintenance worker salary $42K
Printing worker salary $41K
Make-Up artist salary $41K
Travel agent salary $42K
Medical secretary salary $40K
Upholsterer salary $38K
Potter salary $37K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)