The average wage for a Makeup Artist, Theatrical and Performance is $19.21 per hour.
Makeup Artist, Theatrical and Performance Total Pay (?
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$18,680 - $60,402
(Median)
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60K
MEDIAN: $36,106
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Makeup Artist, Theatrical and Performance Total Pay (?
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$9.86 - $51.06
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$18,680 - $60,402  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,357 - $178,015  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $51.06  
   
Overtime
$38.00 - $125.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$20,357 - $178,015  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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Gender
Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 31% dental benefits Dental: 25%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 72%
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