Average Entry-Level Makeup Artist Hourly Pay

$16.32
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$10.81
MEDIAN
$16.32
90%
$29.48

The average hourly pay for a Makeup Artist is $16.32

Hourly Rate
$11 - $29
Bonus
$0 - $253
Total Pay
$21k - $72k
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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
100.0%
This data is based on 25 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

12%

None

88%