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Makeup Artists in Nevada

Makeup Artists in Nevada

Considering a career as a Makeup Artist in Nevada?

20.0% Jobs Projection
$23,730 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Makeup Artists in Nevada are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Makeup Artists in Nevada is growing faster than average.

  • Makeup Artists in Nevada earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Makeup Artists Work in Nevada?

In 2018, there were 40 Makeup Artists working in the state.

There were 40 Makeup Artists employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.


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


Job Projections for Nevada

Jobs for Makeup Artists in this state are growing at a rate of 20.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.5%.


Nevada Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 10 annual job openings, and 60 total jobs in 2026 for Makeup Artists in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 600 annual jobs and 5,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Makeup Artists Make in Nevada?

In 2018 wages for Makeup Artists ranged from $17,420 to $70,590 with $23,730 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $8.37 to $33.94. The median hourly rate was $11.41.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $10.76 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.65.

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


Top Nevada 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
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 40 $23,730

Top States for Makeup Artists Employment

View the list below to see 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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