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Average Hourly Rate for Sephora Inc. Employees

Sephora Inc. workers earn an average of $12.59 per hour, with $18.00 for overtime. Your experience level primarily drives compensation; however, your job title and where you live are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Sephora Inc. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Sephora Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Sephora Inc.
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Beauty Advisor (3)
$8.58 - $18.68  
[-]Beauty Advisor (3)
Hourly Rate$8.58 - $18.68  
[+]Sales Associate (3)
$7.62 - $14.26  
[+]Sales Associate (3)
Hourly Rate$7.62 - $14.26  
[+]Makeup Artist (2)
$9.00 - $22.76  
[+]Makeup Artist (2)
Hourly Rate$9.00 - $22.76  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (2)
$10.24 - $19.27  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$10.24 - $19.27  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
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Years of Experience

For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the $15.00 mark. To sum up, the greater portion of employees here (58 percent) have worked in their field for one to four years and now make $11.99 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Makeup Artists, who bring in close to about $14.87, though Retail Store Assistant Managers are not far behind at $14.75 along with Operations Project Consultants (around $12.75) and Beauty Advisors (approximately $12.50). Earning only $9.13, Cashiers make less than most people in the company.


Sephora Inc. workers in California earn the most — about $15.40 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Esthetician License Holders have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $14.00. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Sephora Inc. awards $15.75 to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Sales; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $15.75. A garden variety skill at Sephora Inc. is Customer Service; a fair portion of Sephora Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Retail, Customer Relations, and Cash Handling as well.


Women are more likely to work at Sephora Inc. than men, given the more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio.

Benefits and Perks

A fair portion of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. For more than half of workers, benefits include health insurance, and about one-half get dental coverage, too.

Key Stats

91 %
9 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $15
Hourly Rate
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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