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Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $37.06
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists *

Area Low Median High
U S
$18.72 $37.06 $58.02

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

Where do Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists most often work?

 

Current Demand

No data available.

 

Future Demand

No data available.

 

Employment Outlook for Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists
Area Employment Employment Change
-10 0 Number Percent
  2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 4,500 4,800 300 7%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.