Theater & Television Makeup Artists

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Occupation Description

Makeup artists working in the theatrical and performance sector put makeup on performers to encourage belief in the reflected period, location, and situation of their part.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

1950

Job Openings By 2020

800

Growth Rate

3.4%

Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
Specific Programs:

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth