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Makeup Artists in Georgia

Makeup Artists in Georgia

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$58,000 Median Salary
  • Makeup Artists in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Makeup Artists Work in Georgia?

370 people worked as Makeup Artists in 2018 in this state.

The typical state has 230 Makeup Artists working in it, which means Georgia has more Makeup Artists than average.


What do Makeup Artists Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Makeup Artists ranged from $19,140 to $97,270 with $58,000 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.2 to $46.76. The median hourly rate was $27.88.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $14.1 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $13.78.

The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Georgia Metros for Makeup Artists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Makeup Artists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 320 n/a

Top States for Makeup Artists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Makeup Artists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 1,520 $72,160
New York 510 $64,760
Georgia 370 $58,000
Texas 90 $32,460
District of Columbia 50 $86,060
Nevada 40 $23,730

Below are the states where Makeup Artists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $86,060
Tennessee $77,560
California $72,160
Florida $68,770
New York $64,760
Georgia $58,000
Hawaii $35,600
Texas $32,460
Louisiana $28,620
Nevada $23,730

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