Model earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Model salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Arizona $56,487
California $37,380
Florida $56,810
Idaho $31,200
Illinois $36,941
Massachusetts $23,770
Maryland $34,740
New Jersey $52,540
New York $34,720
Ohio $39,010
Oregon $33,620
Pennsylvania $99,667
Tennessee $18,450
Texas $18,570
Virginia $27,000
Washington $34,000
Wisconsin $37,590

How do model salaries compare to similar careers?

Models earn about the same as related careers in Washington. On average, they make less than spa managers but more than hand sewers.

Career Median Salary
Spa manager salary $41K
Costume attendant salary $42K
Aesthetician salary $36K
Hairdresser salary $30K
Model salary $34K
Tailor salary $30K
Sewing machine operator salary $29K
Nail technician salary $29K
Hand sewer salary $26K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)