Makeup Artist salary in US South Region

Average salary
Based on 317 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Makeup Artists make?
The average total salary for a Makeup Artist is $28,000 per year. This is based on data from 317 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Makeup Artist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Makeup Artist salary can vary between $16,500 to $92,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Makeup Artist salary by company

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Ulta Beauty, US South Region
17 income tax records
$16K – $47K
M·A·C, US South Region
41 income tax records
$17K – $50K
Dillard's, US South Region
12 income tax records
$18K – $35K
Sephora USA, US South Region
22 income tax records
$19K – $35K

Makeup Artist demographics in US South Region

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82% are single
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18% are married
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28% have kids
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32% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Makeup Artists in US South Region

317 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a makeup artist in US South Region is $28,000 per year. Makeup artist salaries in US South Region can vary between $16,500 to $92,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 317 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as makeup artist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for makeup artists in US South Region: Ulta Beauty ($27,500 a year), M·A·C ($27,000 a year), and Dillard's ($25,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for makeup artists in US South Region: Atlanta Metro Area, GA ($43,000 a year), New Orleans Metro Area, LA ($34,500 a year), and Philadelphia Metro Area, PA ($34,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.