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Freelance Makeup Artist Salaries

67 SalariesUpdated Jun 22, 2021

Average Base Pay
$47,572 / yr
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The national average salary for a Freelance Makeup Artist is $47,572 in United States. Filter by location to see Freelance Makeup Artist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 67 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Makeup Artist employees.

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Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

MAC Cosmetics

$18/hr

Range: $15 - $21

52 salaries

$18/hr
$15$21

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

MAC Cosmetics

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $21

30 salaries

$17/hr
$15$21

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly Contractor

MAC Cosmetics

$20/hr

Range: $16 - $24

18 salaries

$20/hr
$16$24

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Estée Lauder Companies

$22/hr

Range: $16 - $30

12 salaries

$22/hr
$16$30

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

MAC Cosmetics

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $24

10 salaries

$18/hr
$16$24

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Estée Lauder Companies

$22/hr

Range: $17 - $28

9 salaries

$22/hr
$17$28

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Estée Lauder Companies

$20/hr

Range: $13 - $28

8 salaries

$20/hr
$13$28

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Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Pür Cosmetics

$21/hr

Range: $17 - $23

8 salaries

$21/hr
$17$23

Freelance Makeup Artist

Freelancer

$24,396/yr

Range: $19K - $179K

7 salaries

$24,396/yr
$19K$179K

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly Contractor

Estée Lauder Companies

$23/hr

Range: $19 - $28

7 salaries

$23/hr
$19$28

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Benefit Cosmetics

$20/hr

Range: $16 - $26

7 salaries

$20/hr
$16$26

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Lancome

$22/hr

Range: $21 - $27

6 salaries

$22/hr
$21$27

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Lancome

$24/hr

Range: $19 - $25

6 salaries

$24/hr
$19$25

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

NARS Cosmetics

$24/hr

Range: $22 - $26

6 salaries

$24/hr
$22$26

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

tarte

$24/hr

Range: $21 - $26

5 salaries

$24/hr
$21$26

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Too Faced Cosmetics

$22/hr

Range: $21 - $23

5 salaries

$22/hr
$21$23

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Laura Mercier Cosmetics

$26/hr

Range: $11 - $34

5 salaries

$26/hr
$11$34

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

MAC Cosmetics

$19/hr

Range: $17 - $24

4 salaries

$19/hr
$17$24

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

bareMinerals

$24/hr

Range: $20 - $26

4 salaries

$24/hr
$20$26

Freelance Makeup Artist - Hourly

Lancome

$22/hr

Range: $17 - $28

4 salaries

$22/hr
$17$28

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent freelance makeup artist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$50,000
per year
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Self-Employed
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
A MAC Artist Freelance in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$37,397
per year
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Ames, IA Area area reported making $37,397 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Ames, IA Area area
Temporary
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$85
hourly
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $85 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $22 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$35,000
per year
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$23
hourly
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Freelance Makeup Artist in the Napa, CA Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Napa, CA Area area
 
Self-Employed
501 to 1000 employees
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