Average Hourly Rate for Sephora Inc. Employees

Sephora Inc. workers earn an average of $12.82 per hour normally and $20.94 during overtime hours. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Sephora Inc., but how long you've been working and geography affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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.
[-]Sales Associate (3)
$7.62 - $14.26  
[-]Sales Associate (3)
Hourly Rate$7.62 - $14.26  
[+]Beauty Advisor (3)
$8.58 - $18.68  
[+]Beauty Advisor (3)
Hourly Rate$8.58 - $18.68  
[+]Makeup Artist (3)
$9.00 - $22.81  
[+]Makeup Artist (3)
Hourly Rate$9.00 - $22.81  
[+]Beauty Consultant (2)
$7.93 - $13.41  
[+]Beauty Consultant (2)
Hourly Rate$7.93 - $13.41  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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The highest paychecks go to Retail Department Managers, who earn $17.63, closely trailed by Beauty Advisors (about $15.75), Makeup Artists (around $14.61), and Operations Project Consultants ($12.75). At $9.13, Cashiers are among the lowest paid at Sephora Inc.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to approximately $15.21. The greater proportion of employees (56 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home $11.99 per hour.


Residents of Tampa pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $16.88 per hour; other top-paying cities include New York (around $12.24) and Las Vegas (about $10.13). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; pay there average to approximately $15.40 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding pay and education, Sephora Inc. pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $15.75.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Sales; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $19.00. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, a strong majority of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Other top skills include Retail, Customer Relations, and Cash Handling.


Sephora Inc.'s employees are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. More than half of workers can count on health insurance, and more than half of workers have dental coverage as a benefit.

Key Stats for Sephora Inc.


92 %
8 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Hourly Rate
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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