Average Experienced Makeup Artist Hourly Pay

$24.30
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$13.36
MEDIAN
$24.30
90%
$58.46

The average hourly pay for a Makeup Artist is $24.30

Hourly Rate
$13 - $58
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$29k - $115k
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What Do Makeup Artists Do?

Makeup Artist Tasks
  • Consult with clients, perform makeup demonstrations, and provide skin care consultations.
  • Sell makeup and cleansing products, and provide information and advice on cosmetic application.
  • Select makeup shades and products for individuals.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
82.6%
Male
13.0%
Prefer to self-define
4.3%
This data is based on 23 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

25%

Dental

18%

Vision

14%

None

75%