Bringing in the most money are Sales Consultants — their earnings average about $17.00 per hour. Beauty Counter Managers are a close second at $14.93 along with Makeup Artists (approximately $13.75) and Counter Managers (around $13.00). Financial compensation for Beauty Consultants is rather low — on average only $8.55 — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $13.47 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Clinique Cosmetics employees (61 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $12.28 per hour on average.
By state, the highest pay levels are found in North Carolina, where the average Clinique Cosmetics employee makes $15.72 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
At Clinique Cosmetics, employees who hold a Certificate (Cert), Cosmetology receive the highest pay at approximately $13.00.
In this position, it pays to have Customer Relations in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $16.00 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; the greater part of Clinique Cosmetics's people use it regularly.
Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Approximately one-half of workers receive health insurance, and approximately one-third of workers get dental coverage.