Makeup Artists (Theatrical and Performance)

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  • Permanent Makeup Artist - Studio 360 Med Spa - Lewisville, TX

    Requirement for all candidates for Permanent Makeup Artist applying at our Best of Denton award-winning spa in Highland Village, Texas. Artist will work independently. - Must have a gallery to show ...

  • Hair Stylist and or Makeup Artist - Blo Pearland - Pearland, TX

    Hair Stylist and or Makeup Artist Compensation: $12-$40 per hour (including tips and commissions) Hourly wage + tips Commissions + Bonuses Benefits Join the original blow dry bar franchise and build ...

  • Lash Technician or Permanent Makeup Artist - Adore Beauty Beverly Hills - Beverly Hills, CA

    Provide additional services such as lash lifts and eyebrow lamination services. ยท Permanent Makeup Artists : Perform permanent makeup procedures, including microblading, lip blush, and eyeliner ...

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What Makeup Artists Do

Apply makeup to performers to reflect period, setting, and situation of their role.

Makeup artist Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 3,100
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $134,750

Job Outlook for Makeup artists

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 1,100
  • Growth rate: 37 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become a Makeup artist

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: Postsecondary nondegree award
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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