Makeup Artistry Schools in Florida
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2800 34th Street North
Largo, FL 33771
3665 East Bay Drive Suite 164
St Petersburg, FL 33713
7820 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33434
7271 North State Road 7
Parkland, FL 33073
2600 Lake Lucien Drive #140
Maitland, FL 32751
2001 West Sample Road Suite 100
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
2370 34th Street North
St Petersburg, FL 33713
3440 North Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
552 East Woolbright Road
Boynton Beach, FL 33435
Boca Raton, FL 33432
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- The average salary for makeup artists in Florida is $43,378 ($20.85/hour). This is lower than the national average of $47,917 ($23.04/hour).
- There is a predicted 17% job increase between 2016 – 2026 for cosmetologists, including makeup artists. This is higher than the expected national growth of 9%.
Florida makeup artists can pursue a wide variety of career options when they complete training. If you already live here, then you know what a solid film and television industry we have going on in this state. As a makeup artist, you can work in those areas, and find jobs in other unique positions as well. For instance, makeup artists played a key role in this powerful photo shoot which highlighted people with physical disabilities. Without trained makeup artists, the quality of the shoot would have suffered.
Ready to learn more about what it takes to become a makeup artist in Florida? Perfect! We think you'll rock the industry if you study and practice your skills with the passion that's stirring inside you. Our job is to make it easy for you to find the right programs and makeup schools in Florida for you to compare. When you look at your options, be sure to ask each school what kinds of career services they provide students. This can be an important factor and will help you choose a makeup school that will prepare you for success!
State License Requirements
Licensing laws in Florida vary, depending on where you want to work as a makeup artist. You may apply makeup for pay without a license if the intent is to sell the product, not the service. To sell makeup application as a service, you need an esthetician license. This involves completing 260 hours of training at an approved beauty school.
If you want to succeed as a makeup artist in Florida, you should consider all of your options — especially the courses outlined in each school's curriculum. You want to learn all the skills relevant to your goals in makeup. You should also seek ways to develop your business skills and professional competencies to pursue your own practice, if that's a goal.
Florida makeup artist core courses:
If you take the esthetics route, you will need to renew through the Florida Division of Professions, Board of Cosmetology. The deadline every two years is October 31st, and you'll pay $55.
Florida Makeup Artistry Careers
Average yearly salary for makeup artistry in Florida
Makeup artists have a variety of opportunities for gainful employment in the state of Florida. Professional makeup artists primarily work with film companies and theater arts groups to help apply makeup on professional actors and actresses. In many cases, these individuals are self employed as independent contractors and set their own work days and hours. The average annual salary for a makeup artist in Florida is $43,378, and the number of makeup artists currently employed exceeds 3,000 people.
Contact the Florida State Board of Cosmetology
- 2601 Blair Stone Road Tallahassee, FL 32399
- Website: Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Call: 850-487-1395
- Fax: 866-888-1176
The Florida State Board of Cosmetology can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating change of name or change of address information, and acquiring out-of-state and other useful forms, as well as answer additional questions about obtaining a Florida state cosmetology license.