Name: Wendy York
Job Title: Makeup Artist
Where: Providence, Rhode Island
Years of Experience: Over 20
Education: Some college and licensed in cosmetology
Salary: Use the PayScale Research Center to find the median makeup artist salary.
Makeup Artist Salary
According to Wendy York, a self-made makeup artist, embarking on a freelance makeup artist career can be tough, but creativity and freedom are the rewards. If you're interested in working as a makeup artist, but don't know whether to start with makeup artist internships, a makeup artist apprenticeship, or how to find job vacancies for makeup artists, this interview is a must-read.
Wendy spoke to us about the typical makeup artist salary, her career as a makeup artist (mentioned at freelancersunion.org), and secrets of makeup artists. She also discussed the challenges and rewards of being self-employed, including how to manage finances while seeking job vacancies for freelance artists. This Salary Story is a great opportunity to learn more about salaries for makeup artists and how to become a professional makeup artist.