Make-Up Artist Salaries

2,919 SalariesUpdated Jan 9, 2020

Average Base Pay
$30,342 / yr
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How much does a Make-Up Artist make?

The national average salary for a Make-Up Artist is $30,342 in United States. Filter by location to see Make-Up Artist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,919 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Make-Up Artist employees.

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Make-Up Artist - Hourly

MAC Cosmetics

$18/hr

Range: $13 - $24

23 salaries

$18/hr
$13$24

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

MAC Cosmetics

$20/hr

Range: $13 - $26

15 salaries

$20/hr
$13$26

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Macy's

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $17

7 salaries

$14/hr
$11$17

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Sephora

$15/hr

Range: $12 - $24

6 salaries

$15/hr
$12$24

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Sephora

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $16

5 salaries

$13/hr
$11$16

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Nordstrom

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $20

3 salaries

$15/hr
$14$20

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Nordstrom

$16/hr

Range: $16 - $17

3 salaries

$16/hr
$16$17

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Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Neiman Marcus

$31/hr

Range: $27 - $35

2 salaries

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$27 - $35hourly
$27$35

Make-Up Artist - Hourly Contractor

MAC Cosmetics

$20/hr

Range: $18 - $21

2 salaries

About
$18 - $21hourly
$18$21

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $20

2 salaries

About
$18 - $20hourly
$18$20

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Christian Dior Couture

$20/hr

Range: $18 - $22

2 salaries

About
$18 - $22hourly
$18$22

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Merle Norman

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $12

2 salaries

About
$9 - $12hourly
$9$12

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Merle Norman

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $11

2 salaries

About
$8 - $11hourly
$8$11

Make-Up Artist - Monthly

Intel Corporation

$11,070/mo

Range: $11K - $11K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$11K - $11K
$11K$11K

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Dillard's

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $14

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Make-Up Artist - Monthly

Sephora

$3,829/mo

Range: $4K - $4K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$4K - $4K
$4K$4K

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Six Flags

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $11

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$11 - $11hourly
$11$11

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Belk

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $14

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Make-Up Artist

francesca's

$30,893/yr

Range: $30K - $32K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$30K - $32K
$30K$32K

Make-Up Artist - Hourly

Estée Lauder Companies

$24/hr

Range: $23 - $25

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$23 - $25hourly
$23$25
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$10
hourly
A Sales Stylist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Makeup Artist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$21
hourly
A Makeup Artist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$20
hourly
A Makeup Artist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$16
hourly
A Beauty Artist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$30,359
per year
A Licensed Cosmetologist in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $30,359 per year
Additional Pay
$14k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
 
Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
$9
hourly
An Esthetician in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $9 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
An Esthetician in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Makeup Artist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $18 per hour
Additional Pay
$300 cash bonus
$100 tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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