Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Food Stylist is $60,194
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Food Stylists?
An early career Food Stylist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,402 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Food Stylist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,225 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Food Stylist with …Read more
What Do Food Stylists Do?
Food stylists generally have an interest in food and art. They may or may not have a background in art, design, or styling. Food stylists often have a background in food preparation, food terms, food coordination, and the way certain foods generally look and feel. Many employers require the completion of art and/or culinary school.
A food stylist should be prepared to be flexible when it comes to styling. He or she should be able to work independently or on a team of food stylists and staff. …Read more